Terrace of the Sea
Filmed in an unofficial Palestinian Bedouin camp established in 1948 on a stretch of beach north of Tyre, in South Lebanon, Terrace of the Sea uses a collection of family photographs taken over three generations as a prism through which to reflect on memory, loss and history. An anthropologist, author (her most recent book is "Refugees of the Revolution: Experiences of Palestinian Exile) and filmmaker, Diana Allan documents the experiences of the Ibrahim family, who have been making a living as fishermen for generations. The film looks at their relationship to work and to the physical environment and how they've persevered in this ‘temporary' home. Produced at Harvard's Sensory Ethnography Lab, Terrace of the Sea is a haunting work, a meditation on the process of memory and on the distances between photography and film, land and sea and - between seeing and being seen.Terrace of the Sea is streaming with subscription on Fandor..
Where to Watch Terrace of the Seai
Cast & Crew
Reelgood Watch Guide
Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).
Not available to watch free online.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
Not available to rent or buy.
Our algorithm is still calculating the Reelgood score. Check back soon!