Storm in the Selwan Valley

Nidal Abu Dyab  |  Cinema  |  2010  |  Palestine
Storm in the Selwan Valley is a feature film that tells the story of Fakhri Abu Diab as he fights to save his house in Jerusalem from destruction by the Israeli municipality, which is planning to build a garden for settlers on the ruins of 88 Palestinian homes. The film explores competing narratives of the holy city and the ongoing Palestinian struggle to preserve not only their history, but their future, in the face of Israeli expansionism.