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Gaza produces film under Israeli blockade

Posted in Gaza, Hamas, Israeli occupation, Palestine, Siege, Videos with tags , , , , on 14/08/2009 by 3071km

Date published: 14th August 2009

Source: Al Jazeera English


Many aspects of life in Gaza have suffered under the Israeli blockade and Palestinian culture is just one of them.

But amid the trauma of withstanding worsening living conditions, Palestinians from the impoverished territory have managed to produce the first feature film to come out of Gaza in almost a decade.

Al Jazeera’s Ayman Mohyeldin reports on the Hamas-funded film about a hero of the movement’s armed wing.