Sahar’s Wedding

[sahars-wedding--Film-list-image]
© Musleh
46 minutes / Colour / 1991
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