Focuses on 13-year-old Mohammed Hejazi, a second-grade dropout the filmmaker encountered at the Karni crossing in the Gaza Strip, where Palestinian children often gather to throw stones.
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edited the entire film in Arabic, a language he does not know, using timecoded English transcripts. See more
The 35mm theatrical release varies slightly from the VHS and DVD version: in the 35mm version an interview with the International Committee of the Red Cross has been removed from the ending. Also, a "melting" visual effect from the middle of the film is changed to a simple fade-to-white in the 35mm version. See more