Cause Of Death
On the night of March 5, 2002, a terrorist opened fire on diners in a Tel Aviv restaurant. Druze policeman Salim Barakat bravely stopped him, but was killed by the terrorist. For years, Jamal, Salim's brother, has been attending police ceremonies in commemoration of his brother. Suspecting they may be withholding information, he sets out on a quest to find out who killed him. A story of a bereaved man facing the Israeli security establishment and the State of Israel.
Director: Ramy Katz
Producer: Ramy Katz
Duration: 79 min.
Date of Release: 2018
Country of Production: Israel
Language: Hebrew, Arabic
Festivals & Awards
Doc Edge International Film Festival, New Zealand, 2019
IDFA, Netherlands, Frontlight Section, 2018
Jerusalem International Film, Israel, 2018
International Human Rights Film Festival in Albania, Albania , 2019
FIDBA, Argentina, Human Rights Competition, 2019
Docs Mx, Mexico, International Competition, 2019
Stony Brook International Film Festival, USA, 2019
Toronto Jewish Film Festival, Canada, 2019
The Impact DOCS Awards Competition, 2019
Award of Merit
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