Sahar’s Wedding

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1991 / 46 minutes

Directed by
Hanna Musleh
Anthropologist
Country of production
United Kingdom
Series
Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

The chronicle of a wedding in a village in Palestine under Israeli occupation at the time of the first Intifada, this film looks at the lives of the bride and groom, and their families. Attitudes toward marriage, the role of women and politics are undergoing great changes, and, despite the military presence, there is hope for the future.

Language and subtitles
Original Language and English with English Subtitles
Region
Middle and Near East
Country
Palestine
Keywords
Marriage Social Change