The Teacher

Production Year: 2023

Film Duration: 115 minutes

Directed by: Farah Nablusi

Country: Palestine

In the midst of political resistance, Palestinian schoolteacher Bassam grapples with conflicting responsibilities.
Balancing life-threatening activism and supporting a troubled student, he faces a dilemma when considering a new romance with a British social worker.
The film explores Bassam’s challenges in navigating politics, teaching, and personal connections.

Director’s Biography:
Farah Nablusi, a Palestinian-British filmmaker, established “Native Liberty Productions” in 2016, dedicated to humanizing Palestinians and highlighting their struggles.
With an online platform, “,” and invitations to speak at the United Nations, she advocates for human rights through impactful storytelling.

Cast: Saleh Bakri, Imogen Poots, Mohamed Abdel Rahman.