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Dreams and Silence
[Ahlam Fi Faragh]
 
 
Dreams and Silence

Type:
Documentary

Director:
Omar Al-Qattan

Year:
1991

Time:
52 minutes

Language:
Arabic with English Subtitles
   

Dreams and Silence contrasts the daily life of a Palestinian refugee living in Jordan to the teachings of a religious figure who belongs to a mystical school of thought.

The religious figure's political and social beliefs are interlaced with the woman's own dilemmas - limited income, the need for education, and dashed hopes for national and personal liberation - revealing a flagrant disparity.

DREAMS AND SILENCE succeeds in outlining the contradictions between modern Islamic thought and the practical realities of the day.

This film is available with a Digital Site License (DSL), which allows colleges, universities, or libraries to encode, locally host, and stream the film to their community on a closed, password-protected system.

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This film is available from AFD for public screenings and television broadcast. For information regarding rental rates and formats, please contact info@arabfilm.com for institutional/non-theatrical screenings, or info@arabfilm.com for theatrical, festival, television, or other bookings.

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