Friday, 19th April 2024

Lina Soualem and Hiam Abbass: Documenting a Palestinian mother-daughter dynamic

By France24
27 February 2024   |   12:31 pm
Lina Soualem's latest film looks back at four generations of Palestinian women, with her mother, actress Hiam Abbass, serving as a guide to their family history. "Bye Bye Tiberias" charts their displacement from the shores of the Sea of Galilee to the village of Deir Hanna, using home videos and archive footage to place this very personal story within its larger historical context.


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


12 Apr
In Greece, the success of the tourist industry is making it difficult for local Greeks to keep up with surging property prices. Short-term rentals are booming, while chain stores are replacing local retailers. Residents are being forced out, with more than 40 percent of their disposable income spent on housing – more than in any other European country. FRANCE 24's Nathalie Savaricas, Laurent Laughlin, Aris Dimitrakopoulos and Nikos Kollias report from Athens.
9 Apr
We look at stunning pictures of the total solar eclipse. The Atlantic reports on the harrowing fate of the Maasai tribe in the Serengeti. Finally, Scrabble releases a new version aimed at less competitive players!
14 Apr
Film critic Lisa Nesselson tells us why this rural tale of arranged marriage managed to charm her. We also take a look at Romanian drama "Holy Week", a meditation on the dangers of prejudice and insularity, while Tunisian film "Behind the Mountains" brings a little magical realism to a father-son relationship.
2 days ago
Shakira's song 'Waka Waka' has been labeled the catchiest football song of all time. The iconic anthem 'Waka Waka (This Time For Africa)' was crowned the "catchiest" soccer song of all time by SeatPick. Waka Waka served as the official FIFA song for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa and continues to resonate with fans worldwide.
14 Apr
Here are the top 5 richest people in the world, according to the Forbes Billionaires List 2024.
2 days ago
British actor Idris Elba on Tuesday joined the cast and crew of upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog spin-off series “Knuckles” at its world premiere in London.