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Films/The Syrian Bride

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Sunday, May 29, 9:00 PM
Egyptian Theatre
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Tuesday, May 31, 4:45 PM
Egyptian Theatre
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The Syrian Bride
Ha’kala Ha’surith
Israel, 2004, 96 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: France/Germany
Genres: Drama, Political
Program: Contemporary World Cinema
Language: Arabic and Hebrew

Mona’s wedding day happens to be the saddest of her life. When she crosses out of Israel to marry a Syrian TV star, she won’t be allowed to return. This award-winning collaboration between Palestinian and Israeli actors conveys the power of borders and the courage needed to cross them.

DIRECTOR: Eran Riklis
Producer: Bettina Brokemper, Antoine de Clermont-Tonnerre, Eran Riklis, Michael Eckelt
Editor: Tova Ascher
Screenwriter: Suha Arrif, Eran Riklis
Cinematographer: Michael Wieswig
Music: Cyril Morin
Principal Cast: Hiam Abbass, Makram J. Khoury, Clara Khoury, Asraf Barhoum
Filmography: Volcano Junction (1999)
Zohar (1993)
Cup Final (1991)


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