My home, my prison [videorecording] / a film by Susana Blaustein Muñoz and Erica Marcus
- Language Note:
- Narration in English, with some dialogue in Arabic, Hebrew and French with English subtitles.
- "My home, my prison is an uplifting and informative documentary based on the autobiography of Palestinian peace activist and journalist, Raymonda Hawa Tawil. Set against the backdrop of the last 50 years of Israeli-Palestinian conflict; the film is a tale of an uprooted nation seen through one woman's eyes. It breaks the definitions of traditional documentary and narrative by interweaving documentary footage shot in Israel and the West Bank and Gaza Strip, archival footage and dramatized reenactments of scenes from Tawil's life"--Publisher's website.
- This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives., Writing excerpted from My home, my prison / Raymonda Hawa Tawil; additional writing by Erica Marcus, Sharon Silva., "Dramatic sequences sponsored by Film Arts Foundation.", and Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Cinematography, John Knoop; editor, Ismael Saavedra.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Narrators, Martin Sheen, Gail Golden.
- Technical Details:
- DVD-R, all regions, NTSC.
- No public performance rights. Classroom instruction and home use permitted.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Arts & Humanities copy: Purchased with funds from the Kirschner Family Libraries Endowment in Jewish Studies and Business; 2011.
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