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Gaza Mon Amour

Spring Grants 2020 - Post-Production Stage

Tarzan Nasser, Arab Nasser / Feature Narrative / Palestine, France, Germany, Portugal, Qatar / 85 min / Original Language: Arabic / Interests: Comedy, Drama


Gaza, today. Sixty-year-old fisherman Issa is secretly in love with Siham, a woman who works as a dressmaker at the market. Finally determined to propose, Issa discovers an ancient statue of Apollo in his fishing net, which he decides to hide at home. When Hamas discovers the existence of this mysterious treasure, troubles begin for Issa. Will he still succeed in professing his love for Siham?


Tarzan & Arab Nasser
Tarzan & Arab Nasser
Rani Massalha, Marie Legrand, Mickael Eckelt, Co-Producers Pandora da Cunha Telles, Pablo Iraola, Rashid Abdelhamid
Production Company
Les Films du Tambour

About the Director

Twin brothers Tarzan and Arab Nasser were born in Gaza, Palestine, in 1988. In 2013, they directed the short film ‘Condom Lead’ which was selected in official competition at the Cannes Film Festival. In 2014, they directed their first feature film, ‘Dégradé’, which had its world premiere at Cannes Critics’ Week in 2015. ‘Gaza Mon Amour’ is their second feature film.

وُلِد التوأمان طرزان وعرب ناصر في قطاع غزة في فلسطين عام 1988. أخرج الشقيقان عام 2013 الفيلم القصير "كوندوم ليد" الذي اختير للمشاركة ضمن فعاليات مهرجان كان. وفي عام 2014، أخرج طرزان وعرب أولى أفلامهما الطويلة " Dégradé" الذي عُرِضَ للمرة الأولى في مهرجان كان 2015. سيكون فيلم "حبيبتي غزة" ثاني أعمالهما الطويلة

Awards and Festival History


Venice FF 2020, Orizzonti (WP)


Netpac Award, TIFF 2020, Discovery


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    Rani Massalha

    Les Films du Tambour

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