Nation Estate

Palestine, 2012, Colour, 9 min

A nine-minute science fiction film that offers a clinically dystopian, yet humorous approach to the deadlock in the ‘Middle East conflict’. The film explores a vertical solution to Palestinian statehood: One colossal skyscraper housing the entire Palestinian population - now finally living the high life.

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Born in Jerusalem, Sansour studied Fine Art in Copenhagen, London and New York. Her work is interdisciplinary, immersed in the current political dialogue and utilises video art, photography, experimental documentary, the book form and the internet.
Rotterdam IFF 2013.

Irit Neidhardt

mec film (middle eastern cinemas)

Emdener Str. 48d

10551 Berlin, Germany

+49-(0)30-66766700

irit@mecfilm.de

Screening 2

19.08, 14:00, Shtëpia e Kultures

Category

Riots, Revolutions and Reminiscences: Spotlight on the Arab World

Director

Larissa Sansour

Producer

Morten Revsgaard Frederiksen

Cinematography

Jesper Toffner

Sound

Roar Skau Olsen

Editing

William Dybeck Sorensen

Website

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