"Encounter Point" moves beyond sensational and canned images to tell the story of an Israeli settler, a Palestinian ex-prisoner, a bereaved Israeli mother and a wounded Palestinian bereaved... See full summary »

Directors:

,

Writer:

Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

4 wins. See more awards »
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Ali Abu Awwad ...
Himself
Sami Al Jundi ...
Himself
Robi Damelin ...
Herself
Shlomo Zagman ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

"Encounter Point" moves beyond sensational and canned images to tell the story of an Israeli settler, a Palestinian ex-prisoner, a bereaved Israeli mother and a wounded Palestinian bereaved brother who sacrifice their safety, public standing and homes in order to press for a grassroots movement for nonviolence and peace. Written by Ronit Avni and Julia Bacha

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

| |

Release Date:

26 April 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ponto de Encontro  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$300,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Strong, unusual even hopeful documentary on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
30 July 2011 | by (US) – See all my reviews

That unusual thing; a documentary on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that manages to be hopeful (if still heartbreaking).

It focuses an various groups' attempts to find way to forge bonds and end the hatred.

Most touching is the group for bereaved parents from both side of the conflict who've lost children in the fighting and who come together to share their pain.

Somehow the film as a whole didn't have quite the overwhelming emotional impact it seemed to be headed for, but still a very good, important and worthy documentary.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Encounter Point (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page