A Line in the Sand by Guillermo Verdecchia,Marcus Youssef

By Guillermo Verdecchia,Marcus Youssef

In the fall of 1990, in the course of Operation desolate tract hurricane, younger males, one a bothered Canadian soldier, the opposite a teenage Palestinian black-marketeer, meet within the scorched Qatari wilderness. Breaching the divide of a profound cultural false impression and opposed to a backdrop of big worldwide clash, those develop into not going and mystery associates. This tenuous friendship is severed by way of the torture and homicide of the 16-year-old Palestinian contained in the Canadian base—an act to which the Canadian soldier used to be at the least a witness and maybe a keen participant.

Weaving poetic drama with myriad documentary assets, A Line within the Sand rips the benevolent masks off contemporary western peacekeeping operations and demanding situations Canada’s lengthy valuable nationwide mythology that it's a kingdom of quiet diplomats. It asks us to visualize how horrors like those will be perpetrated with our cash, in our identify and via humans very like us.

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