Palestine in the South (Palestina al Sur)

by Ana Maria Hurtado

2011 | Documentary | 52 min

Palestinians from Iraq who became refugees during the Iraq War are welcomed by the small town of La Calera, Chile, where hundreds of Palestinian emigres had settled a century ago. In this touching film, Basem, a Palestinian baker and his wife and young daughter, adapt to their new country with ingenuity and hope.

US Premiere