Between Fences

2016
  |  Book Tickets: 16/08/2017
  |  85 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Director: Avi Mograbi. Israel/ France 2016. TBC mins. Hebrew, Tigrigna and Arabic with English Subtitles. Avi Mograbi and Chen Alon meet African asylum-seekers confined in a detention facility in the Negev desert in Israel. They question the status of the refugees in Israel using "Theatre of the Oppressed" techniques. What leads people to leave eveyrthing behind and go towards the unknown? Why does Israel, land of the refugee, refuse to take into consideration the situation of the displaced, those exiled by war, genocide and persecution?

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