Find humanity in a cycle of violence

Sep 25, 2012, 12:02 IST | Ruchika Kher

If you like exploring different subjects through cinema, this one is for you. Head to the screening of Little Town of Bethlehem, an award-winning documentary by Jim Hanon.

The film, set in turbulent Palestine, revolves around an inspiring true story of three men in a land gripped by fear, heated and division. 


A poster of the film

They strive together to end the cycle of violence. The three men are Sami, a Palestinian Christian, Ahmad, a Palestinian Muslim and Yonatan, an Israeli Jew. Inspired by Martin Luther King Jr. and Mahatma Gandhi, they learn that peace is possible when adversaries discover humanity in one another. This film aims to offer a model for conflict resolution through the story of these three men.

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