Nool (w/The Narrow Bridge)

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The Narrow Bridge
Virtual Cinema Sat, Mar 25 12:00 AM - Wed, Mar 29 11:59 PM
Streaming Available from March 26, 12am - March 29, 11:59pm for a 48 hour watch period.
Filmmaker and trauma psychologist Esther Takac profiles four bereaved Israelis and Palestinians who work to transform the pain of loss into bridges of reconciliation and peace.
Film Info
Director(s):May Grosman
Running Time:8 min
Type of Film:Animation
Premiere Status:International
Topic:Films by Women
Israeli/Palestinian Relations


In May Grosman’s award-winning animated short, “Nool,” a young Black Macaque new to caged life, finds her world shattered in an Israeli zoo. What she first thinks are fireworks dancing in the sky turn out to be something else entirely. When Nool slips out of her cage for a closer look, the human war hits too close to home and, in a fateful moment, her life changes forever. “Nool” is May’s thesis film from The Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design. Based on a True Event.