Palestinian director Leila Sansour has made a fierce, poignant film about her family and her hometown of Bethlehem, now in Palestinian territory but progressively stifled by the Israeli government’s anti-terrorist barrier .. Read More
Leila Sansour's documentary Open Bethlehem follows her campaign to stop occupying Israeli forces encircling her hometown with a concrete wall. ... Read More
From the archive!
Watch this Christmas 2014 video with Peter Bradshaw from the Guardian, making this film of the week.
As the credits roll on Leila Sansour’s melancholy chronicle of a fractured city, her mother despairs at her eldest daughter’s stubbornness ... Read More