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Le rêve de Walaa

Le rêve de Walaa

| 1 h 30 min

Élevée dans un camp de réfugiés de Cisjordanie alors que sa mère était en prison, Walaa compte bien devenir policière dans les Forces de sécurité palestiniennes : un défi de taille pour une jeune fille réfractaire aux règles.

  • None
    Christy Garland
    Molly Malene Stensgaard
    Janus Billeskov Jansen
    Lyana Saleh
    Mauricio Gonzalez-Aranda
    Kasper Kjems
    Jad Mourad
    Haneen Battrawi
    Sofie Bervild Nielsen
    Sia Bergmann
    Mie Mollerup
    Claude Dionne
    Maria Jose Cuevas
    Mathias Dehn Middelhart
    Andrea Rusch
    Alex Aslund
    Mark Wilson
  • director
    Christy Garland
  • participant
    Walaa Khaled Fawzy Tanji
    Latifa Abu Draa
    Mohammad Tanji
    Samia Khaled Tanji
    Noaam Tanji
    Laila Khaled Fawzy Tanji
    Shereen Kamal Terawi
    Zaher K. A. Sabbah
    Issa Abu-Allan
    Noor Abu-Romi
    Ahlam Awagneh
    Akram Awwad Fataftah
    Mohammad Hafiz Ghannam
    Haytham Yaseen
    Zohdi Shaqour
    Na'el Abu-Keshek
  • producer
    Anne Köhncke
    Matt Code
    Christy Garland
    Justine Pimlott
  • executive producer
    Signe Byrge Sorensen
    Anita Lee
    Waël Kabbani
    Penny Charter
  • editor
    Michael Aaglund
    Graeme Ring
  • original music
    Tom Third
  • production coordinator
    Ekram Zubaydi
    Andrew Martin-Smith
  • translator
    Ekram Zubaydi
    Teyama Alkamli
    Azza Taha
    David Mesiha
    Magdy Omar
    Nada Kawar
    Yasmin Haj
    Zein Adris
    Alaa Aleryani
    Manal Zreik
    Rimah Jabr
    Ashraf Al Zaghal
    Serence Husni
    Kays Mejri
    Keenana Issa
    Younes Samman
    Ali Al Hadi
    Maissa Darraji
    Hilde Armanious
  • sound
    Christy Garland
  • colorist
    Anders V. Christensen
  • sound design
    Peter Schultz
  • post-production producer
    Maria Kristensen
  • additional photography
    Hanna Abu Saada
  • production accountant
    Korthe Barfod
    Jan Arildslund
    Pam Leeuwestein
  • trailer editor
    Waltteri Vanhanen
  • translation coordinator
    Andrew Moir
  • subtitles
    Claude Dionne
  • legal counsel
    Brenda Blake
  • poster design
    Maria Jose Cuevas
  • sound mixer
    Peter Schultz
    Lou Solakofski
  • online editing
    Martin Munck Schmidt
  • visual effects
    Martin Munck Schmidt
  • post-production assistant
    Sebastian Munk
  • post-production supervisor
    Anders V. Christensen
  • project coordinator
    Erin Lewis
  • administrator
    Leslie Anne Poyntz
  • production supervision
    Marcus Matyas
  • technical coordinator
    Kevin Riley
  • publicity
    Jennifer Mair
  • marketing
    Melissa Wheeler


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Ages 14 to 18

Civics/Citizenship - Human Rights
Ethics and Religious Culture - Religious Diversity/Heritage
Family Studies/Home Economics - Family Diversity and Challenges
Health/Personal Development - Careers & Education

Warning: Some profanity in Arabic; subtitled in English. Mentions of guns and violence, violent imagery.  

Brief “lesson launcher type” activity or a series of inquiry questions with a bit of context: 

Documentary profiling the life of a teenager living in a refugee camp in Palestine, whose mother was imprisoned for eight years, and how she deals with the situation as well as her own rebellious spirit. Walaa remains steadfast in her goal to join the Palestinian National Authority. To what extent do you think her life experience and circumstances have influenced her to pursue this goal? Research the role of the Palestinian National Authority. What is the history of the group? What are their main goals? Explain how the Israeli and Palestinian law enforcement agencies interact. As Walaa begins her work with the group, how does her job begin to interfere with her family life? How does military presence within a country affect the severity and frequency of encounters with law enforcement? 

Le rêve de Walaa
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