Release Date: May 30th, 2012
DVD Release Date: January 15th, 2013
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min
Beginning in 2005, Palestinian Emad Burnet records his village's resistance to the encroachment of Israeli settlements.
The issues are complex and not easily solved. But no matter which side you are on, you'll be moved by this intimate work. show more
5 Broken Cameras is short on facts and, like the demonstrations themselves, provocative by nature. Still, it casts a baleful light on anguishing, seemingly incessant scenes of tear gas hurled, bullets fired, villagers fleeing for their lives and, on one shocking occasion, a life lost as the camera rolls. This is how the conflict looks from the other side of the barrier. show more
The result is uniquely powerful, putting faces and human consequences to a political dispute that seemingly will never end. show more