UK Premiere: Screwdriver + Q&A
with director Bassam Jarbawi, actress Yasmine Qaddumi and Sara Kayyali, Researcher, Middle East and North Africa Division, Human Rights Watch
Bassam Jarbawi’s debut feature tackles the physical and emotional toll of one man’s return home after 15 years in an Israeli jail.
Dir Bassam Jarbawi
With Ziad Bakri, Areen Omari, Jameel Khoury
Advised 15 certificate
Shot entirely on location in the West Bank, award-winning Palestinian director Bassam Jarbawi’s debut feature film tackles the physical and emotional toll of one man’s return home after 15 years in an Israeli jail. This mesmerising drama examines the trauma of reintegration after imprisonment, together with the unpredictable set of challenges faced in modern-day Palestine.