from the director of the critically acclaimed Salt of this Sea
a new film by Annemarie Jacir
Jordan, 1967. Tarek, 11, eccentric and unbounded, runs away from home in a search for freedom.
Some people follow the masses, others the sun. A journey of the human spirit that knows no borders.
"When I Saw You is cinematic poetry. Beautiful, groundbreaking and deeply, deeply moving." -The Huffington Post
"One of the best works to come out of the current explosion in filmmaking in the Middle East!" -Indiewire