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Salim Abu Jabal

Gender Male
Profile type Individual
Country Syria
Category AFAC Documentary Program, Cinema
Year 2017, 2014



Yusra and Dorothy
Category: Cinema
Year: 2017
Status: Open

As the archeologist Dorothy Garrod is performing some excavation works in Palestine in 1932, her assistant Yusra discovers a skeleton of a female Neanderthal, which turns the prevailing theories upside down. Garrod suggests that she joins the department of archeology in Cambridge, but this never happen! The village of Ijzam gets destroyed in 1948 and her family becomes displaced. Garrod dies in 1968 and loses her archives. But this archive appears again involving a picture of Yusra and Dorothy, which brings back the story of the unknown Yusra, to life.



Roshmia - Feature Documentary
Category: AFAC Documentary Program
Year: 2014
Status: Open

Youssef and his wife Amna are a couple in their eighties that have been living in their shack since 1956. Life is quiet in Roshmia valley until Haifa municipality decides to open a new road.  Aouni, the couple's middleman, is about to discover the possibility for financial compensation, which creates tension among the three people. In addition to physical displacement, the couple is about to divorce.



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