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This film is presented in partnership and with the support of the Arab American National Museum.

8-year-old Malak narrates her family's arduous journey of romance, endless love, sacrifice and reunification with her father, in the U.S, after 7-year of forced separation. Angel of Gaza is a close-up portrait of a Palestinian child from Gaza and how they see the world around them.

Filmmaker bio: Ahmed Mansour is an award-winning filmmaker from Gaza, Palestine. He did his masters in News and Documentary at New York University (NYU). Before moving to the US in 2015, he made a series of short films highlighting the humanitarian crisis in Gaza Strip after three successive wars. Ahmed's debut was his feature film "Brooklyn Inshallah" that had its World Premiere at the 2019 Mountainfilm Festival and NYC Premiere at DOC NYC. The film currently being broadcasted nationally on World Channel and PBS. Ahmed has received residencies and fellowships from Duke University and from Washington Center for Narrative Studies. He was named the 2019 MountainFilm Emerging Filmmaker Fellow based in Telluride, Colorado.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    23 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    Palestine, State of
  • Subtitle Language
  • Director
    Ahmed Mansour
  • Screenwriter
    Paul Costello
  • Producer
    Ahmed Mansour, Jillian Carole, Ziad Foty
  • Cast
    Malak Nijim, Ayman Nijim, Samah Nijim, Kareem Nijim