|When I Saw You|
|Directed by Annemarie Jacir, Palestine 2012
98 mins. Arabic dialogue with English sub-titles
Jordan 1967. Refugees Tarek and his mother search for his missing father. Deeply-affecting portrait of adolescence amid the chaos of war. Winner of Best Asian Film Award at 2013 Berlin International Film Festival.
|What the Critics say:|
|"Cinematic poetry, the perfect blend of stunning cinematography, humanly portrayed characters and a story that hits you with an immediate gut reaction, yet colors your dreams and inhabits your thoughts for days to come. Beautiful, groundbreaking and deeply, deeply moving." (The Huffington Post)|