A Borrowed Identity = Dancing Arabs

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Barcode: 58961685 Call Number: V-HEB 159 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 104 min. Date: 2014 Language: Hebrew AND Arabic Creator: Directed by Eran Riklis Description: Gifted Eyad (Tawfeek Barhom), A Palestinian Israeli boy, is given the chance to go to a prestigious Jewish boarding school in Jerusalem. As he desperately tries to fit in with his Jewish schoolmates and within Israeli society, Eyad develops a friendship with another outsider, Jonathan (Michael Moshonov, Lebanon) a boy suffering from muscular dystrophy, and gradually becomes part of the home Jonathan shares with his mother, Edna (Yael Abecassis, Kadosh, Alila, To Live and Become). After falling in love with Naomi (Daniel Kitsis), a Jewish girl, he leaves school when their relationship is uncovered, and he discovers that he will have to sacrifice his identity in order to be accepted. Faced with a choice, Eyad will have to make a decision that will change his life forever. Rating/Audience (Video Only): NR Collection: Language Resource Center