Filmfest
#FFHH19
26.9. - 5.10.2019
Hamburg

Two Meters of This Land Palestinian Territories 2012 | 80 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour and B&W | FF 2013

Ahmad Natche

Ahmad Natche (*1974) grew up in Spain as the son of a Palestinian father. He studied audiovisual communication in Sevilla and film editing in Cuba. Two Meters of This Land is his debut feature.

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"Two meters of this land are enough for me" wrote the Palestinian nationalist poet Mahmud Darwisch in a poem about the moment of his passing. He died in 2008. Close by his grave in Ramallah, a music festival is organized. Hours before the show, technicians, artists and journalists come together, a sound check is done, scaffolding erected, interviews are conducted. What seems to be just a casual documentary observation is in fact staged, right down to the tiniest detail. The film sets a counterpoint to the mostly dramatic media image of Palestine – and thus makes the conflict more precisely visible.

Screening on 01.10. and 04.10. in attendance of:
Ahmad Natche (Director)
Orig. Title: Metran men hada al-turab
Filmtype: Hybrid
Original language: Arabic, English, French
Section: Agenda 13
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Director: Ahmad Natche
Screenplay: Ahmad Natche
Cast: Raouf Haj-Yahia, Noémi Kahn, Omaima Hamori, Shaden Salim, Linda Sadi
Producer: Ahmad Natche
Sprachfassung: OV with English subtitles
Music:
Camera: Rosibel Rojas
Set Designer: Ahmad Natche
Cutter: Ahmad Natche
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Format: HDCam
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German Distributor:
World Sales: Turab Films
Production: Turab Films
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