Memory of the Land, is a reflection of the human condition under the yoke of different forms of violence, collective memory and identity as forms of resilience.
Memory of the Land
Palestine. A body is trapped at a checkpoint; an essential mechanism of the Israeli occupation. The body is pierced by structural and physical violence, which is aggressive and arbitrary and prevents and attacks its free movement and existence.
Director: Samira Badran
Original idea: Samira Badran
Screenplay: Samira Badran & Oriol Martin Gual
Production company: Samira Badran & Jaume Serra Torrello
Producer: Samira Badran & Jaume Serra Torrello
Cinematography: Oriol Martin Gual
Edition & post production: Oriol Martin Gual
3D Animation: Alex Guitart -Pol Cayuela Rull
Sound: Lucas Ariel Vallejos
Artistic direction: Samira Badran
Dialogues: Arabic, Invented Language
2017 | Huesca International Film Festival, Spain. – Special Jury Mention.
2017 | ZINEBI – Bilbao International Festival of Documentary and Short Films, Spain.
2017 | Festival de Málaga. Cine en Español, Spain.
2017 | LISFE Leiden International Short Film Experience, Netherlands.
2017 | DOK Leipzig – International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film, Germany.
2017 | Encounters – Bristol Short Film and Animation Festival, United Kingdom.
2017 | Bideodromo, Spain.
2017 | Festival of Animated Film BANJALUKA. Bosnia Herzegovina.
2017 | BUSHO – Budapest Short Film Festival, Hungary.
2017 | Athens ANIMFEST. Greece.
2018 | ANIMAC – International Animation Film Festival of Catalonia, Lleida, Spain.
2018 | IBAFF – Festival Internacional de Cine, Spain.
2018 | Chicago Palestine Film Festival, United States.
2018 | Glasgow Short Film Festival, United Kingdom.
2018 | Festival Ciné-Palestine, Paris, France.
2018 | Animakom, Spain.
2018 | Nazra Palestine Short Film Festival, Italy.
2018 | FIAV – Festival International d’Art Vidéo de Casablanca, Morocco.
2018 | Toronto Palestine film festival, Canada
2018 | Cartón- Festival Internacional De Cortos De animación de Buenos Aires, Argentina
2018 | Boston Palestine film festival, USA
2018 | Olhares do Mediterraneo- Cinema no Feminino, Portugal
2018 | DC Palestinian film and Arts festival, USA