ONE-Thousand Palestinian Political Prisoners
2012, 04:00 minutes, B&W, Silent
This video includes portraits of a thousand Palestinian prisoners, approximately 10% of the total number of prisoners in the Israeli occupation prisons and detention camps. Photographed over a period of six years, most of the images were found on posters in the Palestinian streets. This work was created as a response to the prisoners’ swap that took place in 2012, when one Israeli prisoner was exchanged for one thousand Palestinian political prisoners. The work raises the question of how human lives under colonialism are valued.
ONE-Thousand Palestinian Political Prisoners is available as a single channel video, single channel installation, or as expanded two-channel installation with the video BIL’IN.
Rental and Sales
Single Screening Rental
Educational Purchase DVD (Bluray +$15)
5 Year Educational Streaming License, Digital File with DVD Circulation Copy
Gallery Exhibition and Installation, complete Media Request form for quote
Institutional Archival Acquisition, complete Media Request form for quote
Curators and programmers, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a login and password to preview Vtape titles online.
Screening and exhibition rentals and archival acquisitions include public performance rights; educational purchases or licenses include rights for classroom screenings and library circulation. When placing an order the customer agrees to our general online terms and conditions. Payment (or a purchase order number) and a signed licensing agreement must be received before media can be shipped to the client.