5 Broken Cameras

5 Broken Cameras
Genre: Documentary | Director: Emad Burnat & Guy Davidi | Language: Arabic, English Subtitles | Length: 94 minutes | Country: Israel, Palestine | Year: 2011 | Rating: NR

A deeply personal, first-hand account of life and non-violent resistance in Bil’in, a West Bank village surrounded by Israeli settlements. This documentary shows one family’s evolution over the span of five years of village upheaval as a sort of cinematic diary of life in the West Bank. Nominated for Best Documentary Feature at the 85th Academy Award.

Available for a small fee on Netflix.

NCSCOS Essential Standards: WH.H.8.2