Stefano Conte » Away from Gaza
The story of two gazawi brother, Nahla and Musleh, that thought they were safe in their home while the "fingers of fire" embraced, with their deadly caress the sky of Nuseirat. On 27 December 2008, with the "Cast Lead" Operation the Israelis threw their cruel and frightening offensive on the Gaza Strip. The bombing continued for 22 interminable days. After a few seconds of the fall of a phosphorous bomb near their home, their eyes were consumed by the infernal fumes and darkness fell like a pall inescapable on their lives. The film tells the odyssey of these two brothers from Gaza who have come to Rome to recover their sight.