Salt of This Sea DVD
Salt of This SeaDVD
Discover the brave and arresting work of Palestinian writer/director Annemarie Jacir with "Salt of This Sea" (2008), a stunning look at life in the occupied Palestinian territories. Suheir Hammad plays an American-born Palestinian woman who dreams of returning to her homeland. When she learns her grandfather left her money in a bank in Ramallah, she takes the plunge and makes the journey, only to discover that all Palestinian accounts at the bank were declared forfeit after the establishment of the nationof Israel. She meets a handsome Palestinian student and plans a bank robbery to retake only the exact amount she is owed.