One of the best
documentaries. Winner of 8 film festival awards.
1 hour 30 minutes – English
and Arabic with English subtitles
Film by Sofia Omeish & Abdulla
greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance; it is the illusion of the
thought provoking and powerful documentary film on the current and historical
root causes of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Unlike any other film produced
on the conflict, Occupation 101 present a comprehensive analysis of the facts
and hidden truths surrounding the controversy and dispels many of its long
The film also details life under Israeli
military rule, the role of the United States in the conflict, and the major
obstacles, which stand in the way of lasting and viable peace.
The roots of the
conflict are explained with thought provoking commentaries from leading middle
east scholars, peace activists, journalists, religious leaders and humanitarian
workers whose voices have too often been suppressed in American media.