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Encounter Point (2006)

"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 »

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"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

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everyone in Israel, Palestine and America should see this movie!
11 September 2006 | by See all my reviews

Thank you, this movie gives me hope.

I was at the screening of this film at the Jewish Community Center in Manhattan. The audience laughed, cried and cheered.

This documentary presented complex and real representations of people on all sides of this conflict.

It makes you think! Ultimately, we see the Other as human...As someone said, it's not about being pro-Israeli or pro-Palestinian. It's about being pro-human!

Must see!

Thank you, again.


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