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Synopsis

Trapped in “the world’s largest open-air prison” and ruled by war, a new generation is drawn to the beaches. Sick of occupation and political gridlock, they find their own personal freedom in the waves of the Mediterranean – they are the surfers of Gaza. Best of Fests – IDFA 2016. World Premiere – Toronto International Film Festival 2016. Official Selections 2017: Tromsø IFF, Max Ophüls Festival, DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary FF, Reel Palestine Dubai, Santa Barbara IFF, Doc Fortnight NYC, Human Rights Human Wrongs Doc Film Fest. Official Selections 2016: Hawaii IFF, Calgary Underground FF, Honolulu Surf Film Festival, Dubai IFF.