Original Title: The Boy from H2
Israel, Palestine/ 2017/ 21 min

Director: Helen Yanovsky
Producer: Ehab Tarabieh, Helen Yanovsky, Yoav Gross
Production Company: -
Cinematography: Helen Yanovsky
Scriptwriter: -
Editor: -
Music Composer: -
Language: Arabic
Main Cast: Muhammad Burqan 

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Synopsis
Since the Hebron Agreement in 1997, Hebron, the biggest city in the West Bank, is divided into two sectors: H1 and H2. Freedom of movement for Palestinians is extremely limited in H2 and social life in this part of the city has come to a halt.  Soldiers arrest children they associate with throwing stones. 12-year-old Palestinian Muhammad Burqan also lives in H2 with his large family. He is one of the boys who often conflict with the military. 

 

Hîbron, bajarê herî mezin ya kenarê Rojavayê ye. Ji ber peymana Hîbron li 1997 di du kertan de H1 û H2 de parçe kirbu. Azadiya hatin û çonê di kertê H2 de zor sinordare û jîyara komelayetî beref nemanê diçe. Mihemed Burqanê 12 salî yê Felistîni di gel xêzana xwe ya herî mezin di kertê H2 de di jît. Ew yek ji zarokên ku pir caran bi leşkerî re şer dike û beran di avêjin leşkerî. Û ew zaroyên beran di avêjin leşkerî, tên girtin. 

  

Director’s Biography
Born in Tbilisi, Georgia, she studied theatre and film at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University and then took an MFA in film directing at Tel Aviv University in Israel. She is now video archive manager of B’Tselem, the Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories.

 

Ew li Corcîa, li bajarê Tiblîs ji dayikbûye û şano û fîlm li zankoya “Ivane Javakhishvili” xwandîye. Paşan li zankoya “Tel Aviv” li Îsraylê pila MFA bi derhênana fîlman wergirt. Niha li Îsraylê li navenda zanîyariya ji bo mafên mirovan li dewletên dagîrkirî wek rêvebera arşîvê vîdiyo li B'Tselem kar dike.

 

Filmography
2017 The Boy from H2
2015 Jerusalem Boxing Club
2008 Neve Shaanan street;