Film: Sand Storm
Winner of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and Best Film of the 2016 Ophir Awards (Israel’s Oscars)
View on Netflix prior to discussion, then join a ZOOM DISCUSSION moderated by Stewart Crane and Gerry Gartenberg.
This powerful film depicts the tensions between modernity and tradition in a Bedouin family in the Negev desert in southern Israel. Layla is a modern Muslim woman in a conservative tribal culture who has a forbidden love affair that challenges the tradition-bound norms of her community and its way of life.
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