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The Time That Remains (Chronicle of a Present Absentee)

  • 2009
  • UK/Italy/Belgium/France
  • 109 min
  • 15

Suleiman again interweaves the personal and the political in the third film in his wryly observed Palestinian trilogy. Inspired by his own memories, his father's diaries and his mother's letters to exiled relatives, this eloquently conveys the absurdity of everyday existence for Palestinian citizens in Israel.

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The Time That Remains (Chronicle Of A Present Absentee)

28 May 20103 stars

(15) 109min Writer-director Elia Suleiman again interweaves the personal and the political in the third film in his wryly observed Palestinian trilogy, following on from Chronicle of a Disappearance and Divine Intervention. Inspired by his own…

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