Out in the dark [videorecording] / M7200 Productions presents with the support of Israel Film Fund and Channel 10, a Periscope production ; directed by Michael Mayer ; produced by Lihu Roter, Michael Mayer ; written by Yael Shafrir & Michael Mayer.

Contributor(s): Jacob, Nicholas | Aloni, Michael, 1984- | Khouri, Jameel | Mayer, Michael, 1960- | Roter, Lihu | Shafrir, Yael | M7200 Productions | Periscope Productions | Breaking Glass Pictures (Firm)Material type: FilmFilmPublisher number: BGP371 | Breaking Glass PicturesLanguage: Hebrew, Arabic Original language: Hebrew Subtitle language: English Publication details: Philadelphia, PA : Breaking Glass Pictures, [2013] Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : snd., col. ; 4 3/4 inSubject(s): Gay men -- Israel -- Drama | Gay men -- Palestine -- Drama | Homosexuality -- Drama | Arab-Israeli conflict -- Drama | Palestine -- Social life and customs -- Drama | Israel -- Politics and government -- DramaGenre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures) | Romance films. | Feature films. | Fiction films.DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PN1997.2 | .O87 2013Production credits: Director of photography, Ran Aviad ; music, Mark Holden, Michael Lopez.Cast: Nicholas Jacob, Michael Aloni, Jameel Khouri.Summary: Nimer, an ambitious Palestinian student in the West Bank, dreams of a better life abroad. One fateful night in Tel Aviv, he meets Roy, an Israeli lawyer, and the two fall in love. As their relationship deepens, they are both confronted with the harsh realities of a Palestinian society that refuses to accept Nimer for his sexual identity, and an Israeli society that rejects him for his nationality. When Nimer's close friend is caught hiding illegally in Tel Aviv and sent back to the West Bank, where he is brutally murdered, Nimer is forced to choose between the life he thought he wanted and his love for Roy.
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Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012.

Special features: interview with the cast; deleted scenes; photo gallery; trailers.

Director of photography, Ran Aviad ; music, Mark Holden, Michael Lopez.

Nicholas Jacob, Michael Aloni, Jameel Khouri.

Nimer, an ambitious Palestinian student in the West Bank, dreams of a better life abroad. One fateful night in Tel Aviv, he meets Roy, an Israeli lawyer, and the two fall in love. As their relationship deepens, they are both confronted with the harsh realities of a Palestinian society that refuses to accept Nimer for his sexual identity, and an Israeli society that rejects him for his nationality. When Nimer's close friend is caught hiding illegally in Tel Aviv and sent back to the West Bank, where he is brutally murdered, Nimer is forced to choose between the life he thought he wanted and his love for Roy.

DVD; Region 1, NTSC; widescreen 1.85:1; Dolby 5.1 surround sound; DVD9.

Hebrew and Arabic dialogue with optional English subtitles; credits in English.

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