Opinion The Hunting of 'Jenin Jenin': A Never-ending Story

In my film, I tried to give a platform to the camp residents who had no voice. I didn’t know I would spend the next 14 years defending myself in court, my family from death threats and my reputation from an ongoing media and political lynching.

Background note: After several screenings, Mohammad Bakri’s 2002 film, ‘Jenin Jenin’, whose subject was that year’s battle...