I've Never Seen the Israel / Palestine Conflict Illustrated More Uniquely Than This

The story shared by Israel and Palestine has been told in several stunning films, but I don't think I've ever seen it told like this. Nina Paley created this (extremely brief) animated history of the land that was at one time called Israel, Palestine, Canaan and the Levant. She even created this viewer's guide to make sense of what's happening. (Want to dive in deeper? Check out these excellent films.)     Who’s Killing Who? A Viewer’s Guide Because you can’t tell the players without a pogrom!   Early Man This generic “cave man” represents the first human settlers in Israel/Canaan/the Levant. Whoever they were.     Canaanite What did ancient Canaanites look like? I don’t know, so this is based on ancient Sumerian art.     Egyptian Canaan was located between two huge... read more
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I've Never Seen the Israel / Palestine Conflict Illustrated More Uniquely Than This