On Palestinian Cinema: An Interview with Film Director Najwa Najjar

by Peter D. Marshall

by Isis Nusair.

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Najwa Najjar is a Palestinian filmmaker based in the Palestinian Occupied Territories. She has worked in both documentary and fiction. Her debut film was the feature  Pomegranates and Myrrh (2009), and her second feature Eyes of a Thief (2014) was nominated for an Academy Award.

This interview with Najjar was conducted following the recent release of Eyes of a Thief in the United States.

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