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Nazareth Cinema Lady

Directed by: Nurit Jacobs-Yinon
53 Minutes, 2015, Documentary; Other Israel Film Festival

The film portrays the story of Safaa Dabour, a religious Muslim from Nazareth, struggling to fulfill her dream of personal independence and to establish a cinematheque in Nazareth, the first of its kind for the Arab population in Israel. Safaa’s father and husband both died while she was still a young mother of two boys and she chose to take charge of her own fate and establish the cinematheque.

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Director: Nurit Jacobs-Yinon

Producer: Nurit Jacobs-Yinon

Producer: Yifat Prestelnik

Producer: Zohar Yinon