Your father was born 100 years old and so was the Nakba

Your father was born 100 years old and so was the Nakba, Razan Al Salah, Canada, 2017, 7min, VOSTA

Oum Amin regarde son fantôme virtuel marqué par un X. «Si je marchais, je l’aurais trouvé, même s’il n’est plus là.» Une grand-mère palestinienne retourne à Haïfa, sa ville natale, guidée par Google Street View, désormais la seule possibilité de revoir la Palestine.

She looks down at her virtual ghost marked with an X. “If I were walking, I would have found it, even if it’s not here anymore.” Oum Amin, a Palestinian grandmother returns to her hometown Haifa through Google Maps Streetview, today, the only way she can see Palestine.

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