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Zaytoun [DVD]

In 1982, amid the Lebanese Civil War, Israeli pilot Yoni is shot down over Beirut and taken prisoner by inhabitants of a Palestinian refugee camp. Among them is ten-year-old Fahed, whose father obsessively tends to his prized, but sickly olive tree, refusing to replant it until they return to their homeland. Fahed decides to use him to get past the border and into Palestine to plant his father's olive tree. The two embark on a dangerous journey, one that tests the very boundaries of humanity.

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2014


Format: DVD
Summary: In 1982, amid the Lebanese Civil War, Israeli pilot Yoni is shot down over Beirut and taken prisoner by inhabitants of a Palestinian refugee camp. Among them is ten-year-old Fahed, whose father obsessively tends to his prized, but sickly olive tree, refusing to replant it until they return to their homeland. Fahed decides to use him to get past the border and into Palestine to plant his father's olive tree. The two embark on a dangerous journey, one that tests the very boundaries of humanity.
Title: Zaytoun [DVD] / screenwriter, Nader Rizq ; director, Eran Riklis.
Publisher Date: Culver City, CA : Strand Releasing, [2014]
Subject: Refugees, Palestinian Arab -- Drama. Fighter pilots -- Israel -- Drama. Lebanon -- History -- Civil War, 1975-1990 -- Drama.
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: DRAMA Zaytoun
Oclc: 868181658
Upc: 712267331024
Bib Id: 505774

Format: DVD
Summary: In 1982, amid the Lebanese Civil War, Israeli pilot Yoni is shot down over Beirut and taken prisoner by inhabitants of a Palestinian refugee camp. Among them is ten-year-old Fahed, whose father obsessively tends to his prized, but sickly olive tree, refusing to replant it until they return to their homeland. Fahed decides to use him to get past the border and into Palestine to plant his father's olive tree. The two embark on a dangerous journey, one that tests the very boundaries of humanity.
Title: Zaytoun [DVD] / screenwriter, Nader Rizq ; director, Eran Riklis.
Publisher, Date: Culver City, CA : Strand Releasing, [2014]
Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Description: digital optical surround Dolby digital 5.1
Description: video file DVD video
Subjects: Refugees, Palestinian Arab -- Drama.
Subjects: Fighter pilots -- Israel -- Drama.
Subjects: Lebanon -- History -- Civil War, 1975-1990 -- Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Genre: Action and adventure films.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Author: Rizq, Nader, screenwriter
Other Author: Riklis, Eran, film director.
Other Author: Dorff, Stephen, 1973- actor.
Other Author: El Akal, Abudalla, 1998- actor.
Other Author: Suliman, Ali, actor.
Other Author: Strand Releasing (Firm)
Notes: Title from sell sheet.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Notes: Stephen Dorff, Abdallah El Akal, Ali Suliman.
Notes: DVD, widescreen, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Notes: English, Arabic or Hebrew dialogue; closed-captioned.
Publisher Number: 3310-2
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 2
Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: DRAMA Zaytoun