Derrière Moi les Oliviers | Behind Me Olive Trees

2011

Running Time: 20 min

Director and Scenario:
Pascale Abou Jamra

Producers:
Mir-Jean Bou Chaaya
ALBA (Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts)
Ghassan Kairouz

Director of Photography:
Jad Beyrouthy
Elias Daaboul


Cast

Pascale Abou Jamra
Charbel Mansour
Ibrahim Abou Jamra
Zakia Abou Jamra
Youssef Majed
Makram Al Halabi


Synopsis

After having lived 10 years in Israel, Mariam and her brother return to their native land in the South of Lebanon. Unfortunately, they feel rejected from their entourage because they are the children of an agent in the “Lahd” army.
“Lahd” army was cooperating with the Israeli army before the release of the South of Lebanon in May 2000.


Festivals and Awards

Cinéfondation