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Directed by: Julian Schnabel
113 Minutes, 2010

Based on the novel by Rula Jebreal, the movie revolves around a real-life orphanage established by a Palestinian woman (Abbass) following the 1948 creation of the Israeli state. (Pinto) was sent to the orphanage in 1978. When, later in life, she goes to teach at a refugee camp and falls for an activist, Miral is torn between resistance and education as separate paths to political change.


Director: Julian Schnabel

Producer: Jon Kilik

Cinematographer: Eric Gautier

Editor: Juliette Welfling