In a Palestinian town, Tamer and his friends lead a typical high school student’s life until the arrival of the beautiful Maysaa. Hoping to impress her, Tameer agrees to take part in a mysterious flag operation on the eve of Israel’s Independence Day, which is a mourning day for Palestinians.
In this film, Director Firas Khoury shows how he has been inspired by Palestinian youth and their courage and peaceful struggle against injustice. Alam is a story of how a Palestinian teenager is no different from any other around the world embarking on new experiences, chasing dreams, love, and freedom.
France, Tunisia, Palestine
Arabic with English subtitles