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The Urgent Call of Palestine

Nida Filinstin

In this short film, Shammout records a solidarity song by the Palestinian Egyptian singer Zeinab Shaath announcing the urgent call of Palestine. The song is punctuated by the words of poet Kamal Nasser, which continue to hold striking relevance today. —Jemma Desai

Director

Ismail Shammout

Country

Palestine

Year

1973

Dialogue Language

English

Subtitle Language

Primary Contact

Bashar Shammout

Duration

4 mins

Music performer

Zeinab Shaath

Distribution (Worldwide)

Bashar Shammout