Memory of the Land


Direction: Samira Badran
Screenplay: Samira Badran, Oriol Martin Gual
Production company: Samira Badran-Jaume Serra
Producer: Samira Badran - Jaume Serra
Cinematography: Oriol Martin Gual
Edition: Oriol Martin Gual
Sound: Lucas Ariel Vallejos
Artistic direction: Samira Badran


Runtime: 12:50
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Arabic , Invented Language
Country: Spain
Year: 2017


Palestine. A body is trapped at a checkpoint; an essential mechanism of the Israeli occupation. The body is pierced by structural and physical violence, which is aggressive and arbitrary and prevents and attacks its free movement and existence.


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Year Festival Country Award
2017 Huesca International Film Festival Spain Special Jury Mention
2017 ZINEBI - Bilbao International Festival of Documentary and Short Films Spain
2017 Festival de Málaga. Cine en Español Spain
2017 LISFE Leiden International Short Film Experience Netherlands
2017 DOK Leipzig - International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film Germany
2017 Encounters - Bristol Short Film and Animation Festival United Kingdom
2017 Bideodromo Spain
2018 ANIMAC - International Animation Film Festival of Catalonia - Lleida Spain
2017 Festival of Animated Film BANJALUKA Bosnia Herzegovina
2018 IBAFF - Festival Internacional de Cine Spain
2017 BUSHO - Budapest Short Film Festival Hungary
2018 Olhares do Mediterrâneo - Cinema no Feminino Portugal
2018 Boston Palestine Film Festival United States
2017 Athens ANIMFEST Greece
2018 Chicago Palestine Film Festival United States
2018 Glasgow Short Film Festival United Kingdom
2018 Festival Ciné-Palestine Paris France
2018 Animakom Spain
2018 Nazra Palestine Short Film Festival Italy
2018 FIAV - Festival International d'Art Vidéo de Casablanca Morocco