Palestine 87

Production Year: 2022

Film Duration: 12 minutes

Directed by: Bilal Al-khatib

During the first intifada, Atef finds himself chased by the Israeli occupation army and trapped in a courtyard of a house whose owners he does not know. The owner of the house hides him in the bathroom, but he is surprised to find another person inside, who helps him escape arrest at the right moment.

Director’s Biography:
Bilal Khateeb is a director and cinematographer from Palestine. He began his career in filmmaking as a cinematographer and lighting director before realizing his passion for filmmaking. His previous works include two short films, “Billiards” in 2016, “Another Idea” in 2018, and “Palestine 87” is his third short film.