System Ali, a hip hop band singing in Arabic, Hebrew and Russian, overcome their cultural and political differences, whilst embarking upon a journey out of their usual surroundings of Jaffa and into Tel Aviv.
Jaffawiye tells the story of System Ali, a young fresh hip hop band from Jaffa, who through their music find peace and togetherness, in a part of Israel where racial prejudice and political assimilation are on the daily agenda. Singing in Arabic, Hebrew and Russian, System Ali deal with the problems of the young generation living in Jaffa and through their music manage to overcome their cultural and political difference. On the verge of embarking upon a journey beyond the borders of Jaffa, System Ali take their first steps out of their usual surroundings and into, what they define as the music capital of Israel, Tel Aviv. Written by