Area C


About The Film

In the West Bank, Area C is a Palestinian area surrounded by Israeli settlements. Facing poverty and violence, a clever and sensitive Palestinian child tries his hardest to keep his home and family safe from aggressive settlers, even if just for a little while.
Salah Abu Nimeh
Unclassified 15+
10 mins

the director

Salah Abu Nimeh

Born in Jerusalem in 1992, Salah Abu Nimah grew up in Battir village near Bethlehem. He graduated from Dar al-Kalima University College in documentary filmmaking and then decided to study film production at the same college. He has worked on film projects as assistant director, location manager, camera assistant. He directed his first short film in 2014, Burku (Classic).

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