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The Time That Remains (2009)

Not Rated | | Drama, History | 12 August 2009 (France)
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An examination of the creation of the state of Israel in 1948 through to the present day.

Director:

Elia Suleiman

Writer:

Elia Suleiman
5 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Menashe Noy ... Taxi Driver
Elia Suleiman ... ES
Baher Agbariya Baher Agbariya ... Iraqi soldier
Saleh Bakri ... Fuad
Amer Hlehel Amer Hlehel ... Anis
Alex Bakri Alex Bakri ... Poet Who Shoots Himself
George Khleifi George Khleifi ... Mayor
Razi Shawahdi Razi Shawahdi ... Man with Mayor in Car
Nathan Ravitz ... Haganah General (as Nathan Ravitch)
Alon Leshem ... Haganah Commander
Gideon Levy Gideon Levy ... Haganah Officer
Adi Krispin Adi Krispin ... Haganah Photographer
Oded Pines Oded Pines ... Haganah Officer
Mundir Hakim Mundir Hakim ... Fuad's Father
Pini Klavir Pini Klavir ... Haganah Officer
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Storyline

An examination of the creation of the state of Israel in 1948 through to the present day.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | History

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Details

Official Sites:

Le Pacte [France]

Language:

Arabic | Hebrew | English

Release Date:

12 August 2009 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Le temps qu'il reste See more »

Filming Locations:

Israel See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$6,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€275,415 (France), 16 August 2009, Limited Release

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,453, 9 January 2011, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$20,205
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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The position of the chairs around the table in the house where Fuad takes the wounded man changes depending upon which direction the shot is from. See more »

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Features Spartacus (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

Al Bint El Chalabiya
Lyrics and Music by Assi Rahbani and Mansour Rahbani
(collectively as The Rahbani Brothers)
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Disgusting
19 February 2015 | by cyborg-of-eternal-prospeSee all my reviews

The very idea of this movie is disgusting, heart-wrenching.

There was never a black comedy movie made about the wiping out of the Jews by the Nazis, and yet you people have the heart to have a snort at anything happening in this movie? What is happening in this movie is real, raw events. The very fact that this movie was made and the very fact that you audiences are appreciating it is gross. Compare, what if this movie was exactly the same but about the Nazi occupation then you all would be raging about how heartless this was.

When it's the jews, people sympathize with them as if they had survived the absolute end of the world.

What about the arabs oppressed by the jews? Don't Palestinians die daily?


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