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Directed by Rakan Mayasi
15 minutes
Palestine, Lebanon. 2017. In Arabic and Hebrew with English subtitles.
Starring Saleh Bakri and Rana Alamuddin

In this delightfully steamy romp, a Palestinian inmate serving time in an Israeli jail receives a visit from his wife — and she devises a bold and crafty operation to fulfill their secret desires.
– Toronto International Film Festival

Precedes the film "The Paris Opera".

Official Trailer


Select Festivals

- 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, Canada
- 2017 Stockholm Film Festival, Sweden
- 2017 Cork Film Festival, Ireland

About the Film's Director

Rakan Mayasi was born in Celle, Lower Saxony, Germany. He studied film under the late Abbas Kiarostami at the Asian Film Academy in South Korea. He is the director of the shorts Sea Sonata (2010), Roubama (2012), and Rust (2013). Bonboné (2017) is his latest work.


Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 at 8:45 PM
California Premiere

Janet Leigh Theatre, Stockton

Director: Rakan Mayasi
Producer: Lukas Pulver
Writers: Rakan Mayasi, Parine Jaddo
Cinematographer: Koussay Hamzeh
Editors: Parine Jaddo, Simon Habr

Permission: Salaud Morisset



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