Directed by Ruben Amar
Written by Ruben Amar & Lola Bessis
Abdallah El Akal
A young Palestinian boy living in the Gaza strip accompanies his father on monthly visits to the ruins of a destroyed village. Though he doesn’t understand his father's ritual, he feels he has a duty to help him.
Ruben Amar is a multi-awarded director and screenwriter of five short films shot in London, New York, Paris and Tel Aviv. His movies have been selected in more than 50 international festivals. He’s currently writing two feature scripts. Checkpoint premiered at Slamdance and went on to play festivals like Sarasota, Palm beach, Clermont Ferrand.
March 26th, 8pm