Arabani

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Arabani
Directed by Adi Adwan
84 mins. / Israel / Arabic and Hebrew with English subtitles / 2013

Winner at the Jerusalem International Film Festival. A closed and deeply conservative Druze community is scandalized by the return of one of its native sons in Arabani, the first film by an Israeli-Druze filmmaker.

Newly divorced from his Jewish wife, Yosef arrives in the village of Sumaka with his two unruly teenage kids. A suspicious community turn on him and his children, as they start new relationships and romances with the locals, causing tensions to erupt.

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This screening is part of the The 15th Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival, for more information, please visit http://asiasociety.org/hong-kong/15th-hong-kong-jewish-film-festival

 

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Sun 30 Nov 2014
8:35 PM - 10:00 PM
9 Justice Drive, Admiralty, Hong Kong
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HK$100 Adult; HK$80 Full-time Student/ Senior
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