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When I Saw You 2012 12A

Jordan

Following the Six-Day War in 1967, a young Palestinian boy yearns to be reunited with his father. Restlessly cooped up in a Jordanian refugee camp, he secretly sets out on his own and is taken under the wing of a group of young freedom fighters. Together, they embark on a journey of adventure, driven by an unshakable resolve to be free. This heartfelt and moving film, Palestine's entry for the 2013 Academy Awards, is suffused with a distinct sense of this revolutionary time and place.

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Featuring

Mahmoud Asfa

Ruba Blal

Saleh Bakri

Genres

Drama

Certificate

12A Contains infrequent strong language, moderate threat.

Released

2012

Country

Jordan

Language

English

Production company

Lamma Shoftak Company

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