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Naila and the Uprising (2017)

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When a nation-wide uprising breaks out in 1987, a woman in Gaza must make a choice between love, family, and freedom. Undaunted, she embraces all three, joining a clandestine network of ... See full summary »

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Julia Bacha
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Cast

Cast overview:
Naila Ayesh Naila Ayesh ... Naila Ayesh
Zahira Kamal Zahira Kamal ... Zahira Kamal
Naima Al-Sheikh Naima Al-Sheikh ... Naima Al-Sheikh
Azza Al-Khafarneh Azza Al-Khafarneh ... Azza Al-Khafarneh
Roni Ben Efrat Roni Ben Efrat ... Roni Ben Efrat
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When a nation-wide uprising breaks out in 1987, a woman in Gaza must make a choice between love, family, and freedom. Undaunted, she embraces all three, joining a clandestine network of women in a movement that forces the world to recognize the Palestinian right to self-determination for the first time. Naila and the Uprising chronicles the remarkable journey of Naila Ayesh whose story weaves through the most vibrant, nonviolent mobilization in Palestinian history -- the First Intifada in the late 1980s.

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A story of love, family and freedom.


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Country:

USA | Palestine

Language:

Arabic | Hebrew | English

Release Date:

12 November 2017 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$1,100,000 (estimated)
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1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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