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War Around Us, The

Synopsis
THE WAR AROUND US tells the story of the only two international journalists on the ground in Gaza during Israel’s bombardment and invasion of the troubled Palestinian territory over a three-week period in 2008-9. Award-winning filmmaker Abdallah Omeish (Occupation 101) chronicles the experiences of Al Jazeera’s Cairo-born, Arab-American Ayman Mohyeldin and Arab-British Sherine Tadros as they report from Gaza City throughout the Israeli assault.
Language
English
Country
United States
Year of release
2013
Subjects
Media studies; Politics & government
Keywords
conflict; Israel; journalism; war reporting; Gaza

Credits

Director
Abdallah Omeish
Contributor
Ayman Mohyeldin; Sherine Tadros

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 1 NTSC
Price
$250.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
67 minutes
Year
2014

Production Company

Name

Media Education Foundation

Email
info@mediaed.org
Web
http://www.mediaed.org/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 1 413.584.8500
Fax
+ 1 413.586.8398
Address
60 Masonic Street
Northampton, MA
01060
USA

Distributor

Name

Media Education Foundation

Email
info@mediaed.org
Web
http://www.mediaed.org External site opens in new window
Phone
+1 413 584 8500
Fax
+1 413 586 8398
Address
60 Masonic Street
Northampton
Massachusetts 01060
USA
Notes
The MEF produces and distributes documentary films and other educational resources to inspire critical reflection on the social, political and cultural impact of the mass media, particularly in the US, with emphasis on gender, health, politics, race and commercialism. Sale on DVD.

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