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The Tower (2018)

A young girl living in a Palestinian refugee camp learns about her family's history through stories told by three previous generations of refugees.

Director:

Mats Grorud

Writer:

Mats Grorud
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A young girl living in a Palestinian refugee camp learns about her family's history through stories told by three previous generations of refugees.

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Genres:

Animation

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Official Sites:

french distribution | French producer | See more »

Country:

France | Sweden | Norway

Language:

Arabic | English | French

Release Date:

30 November 2018 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

La Tour See more »

Filming Locations:

Bourg-les-Valence, France

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Budget:

€2,135,880 (estimated)
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The director, Mats Grorud, worked for a year at the Burj el-Barajneh refugee camp and heard the refugees' stories, which he then used as a basis for this film's narrative. See more »

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Free of Orientalism and stereo typical characters
13 December 2018 | by imge-ozbilgeSee all my reviews

I love it that the movie is free of Orientalism and stereo typical characters Beautiful movie with beautiful art direction and visual world.


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