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Since 1956, 80-year-old Yousef has lived in a shack in the Roshmia Valley with his wife Amna, a refugee from Yasoor. Life is quiet until the municipality of Haifa plans to build a road across the valley to connect the Mediterranean to Mount Carmel – which will require the demolition of the couple’s home and force them to find a new home. Aouni, their sponsor, acts as a middleman between them and the municipality and attempts to secure a compensation for them. However, the negotiations lead to tension amongst the three.
2014 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 70 mins
Genre: Non-fiction and Docudrama
Programme: Muhr Feature
Premiere: World Premiere
Rating: PG
Contains: Requires Parental Guidance
Director: Salim Abu Jabal
Producer: Salim Abu Jabal, Riyad Deis
Scriptwriter: Salim Abu Jabal
DOP: Salim Abu Jabal, Micheal Taballaj
Editor: Salim Abu Jabal, Micheal Yousef
Cast: Yousef Hassan, Amna Abu Fodeh
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