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Tale of the Three Jewels

Hikayatul jawahiri thalath

Directed by Michel Khleifi
Palestinian Territory, 1995


His father incarcerated by Israeli forces, 12-year-old Yusef lives a hardscrabble life on the Gaza Strip with his mother and brother. When he meets gypsy girl Aida and falls for her, she asks him to find three jewels missing from a necklace.

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Tale of the Three Jewels Directed by Michel Khleifi