PROMISES (2001), a documentary film by Justine
Shapiro and BZ Goldberg
Rather than focusing on political events, this refreshingly human and sometimes humorous documentary film offers a balanced portrait of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.
PROMISES is the most widely used educational media tool teaching the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.
An Academy Award nominee for "Best Documentary"
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Our Summer in Tehran
OUR SUMMER IN TEHRAN (2011), a documentary
film by Justine Shapiro
Justine, a Jewish-American filmmaker and former host of the travel series GlobeTrekker, takes her 6-year-old son Mateo with her to Tehran where they spend the summer with three Iranian families. OUR SUMMER IN TEHRAN is an intimate and nuanced portrait, not of a nation, but of its people, providing a deeper understanding of Iran at this critical time.
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