[Marxism] The Palestinian struggle through the prism of four new films | Louis Proyect: The Unrepentant Marxist

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Sat Feb 8 15:23:14 MST 2014

Reviewed in this article:

1. “Omar” – a Palestinian narrative film nominated for best foreign film 
at the upcoming Academy Awards.

2. “Mars at Sunrise” – an art film about the suffering and resistance of 
a Palestinian artist.

3. “Zaytoun” – an Israeli narrative film written by a 
Palestinian-American about the unlikely alliance between a captured 
Israeli pilot and a Palestinian boy in 1982.

4. “It’s Better to Jump” – a documentary about the Palestinians living 
in Akka, just north of Haifa, trying to preserve their culture in the 
face of a cold-blooded gentrification onslaught.


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