Cincinnati Jewish and Israeli Film Festival: A Bottle In The Gaza Sea
2011 99 minute drama. Thierry Binisti, France, French, Arabic, and Hebrew with Eng. Subtitles.
Film Description: Internet-age Romeo & Juliet tale between an Israeli girl and Palestinian boy in which the tragedy is more political than personal. It's a sober look at youthful aspiration set against a background of ancient troubles. Accompanying short: Cap or Kippah.
Awards: Grand prix, From Page to Image Film Festival at Croisic (France), Best Actor (Mahmoud Shalaby), Audience Award, Reunion Island Film Festival.
Where: Esquire Theatre
Address: 320 Ludlow Ave.