Directed by Emanuele Gerosa

Italy, Switzerland, Lebanon / 83 mins / Documentary

SYNOPSIS

Jehad and Abdallah, founders of the Gaza Parkour Team, were brought up together in the Gaza Strip but their choices divided them for years. Today, more than ever, they need to find out if there is a way to freedom for someone who, like them, was born in prison.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR

Born in 1975 in Rovereto, Italy, Gerosa graduated from the University of Bologna in 2001 with a degree in Contemporary History. In the same year, he began to work as a filmmaker.

Gerosa has just finished his new film One More Jump, produced by Graffiti Doc (Italy) and co-produced by RAI Cinema (Italy) and Amka Films Productions (Switzerland). The project was part of the European workshop ESoDoc in 2016, where it won the “When East Meets West Award.” One More Jump has also won awards from "Premio Solinas Documentario per il Cinema" (2017) and Atelier-Milano Film Network (2018).

MORE INFORMATION

Year: 2019

Language(s): Arabic, English, Italian

Subtitles: English

SCREENING INFO

29 JULY 2020

7:30 PM GST