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Film Fest: Tel Aviv on Fire
June 23 - June 24
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2019 • 83 min. • Documentary • English
Salam, an inexperienced young Palestinian man, becomes a writer on a popular soap opera after a chance meeting with an Israeli soldier. His creative career is on the rise – until the soldier and the show’s financial backers disagree about how the show should end, and Salam is caught in the middle.
Winner: Best Screenplay @ 2018 Asia Pacific Screen Award; 2019 Best Screenplay @ Israeli Film Academy; Best Film @ 2018 Haifa International Film Festival; Audience Choice Award @ 2019 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival; Golden Duke @ 2019 Odessa International Film Festival; Audience Award @ 2019 Sarasota Film Festival; Best Film @ 2019 Seattle International Film Festival; Best Film, Best Actor @ 2019 Venice Film Festival; Best International Feature Film @ 2018 Zurich Film Festival
Nominee: 2019 Best Supporting Actor @ Israeli Film Academy; Spirit of the Festival Award @ 2018 Cork IFF; Best European @ 2019 European Film Awards; Best Director @ 2019 Seattle IFF; Best Film @ 2018 Tokyo IFF; New Cinema Award @ 2019 Transatlantyk Festival.