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By Guillermo Verdecchia,Marcus Youssef

In the fall of 1990, in the course of Operation barren region typhoon, younger males, one a afflicted Canadian soldier, the opposite a teenage Palestinian black-marketeer, meet within the scorched Qatari wasteland. Breaching the divide of a profound cultural false impression and opposed to a backdrop of big worldwide clash, those turn into not going and mystery buddies. This tenuous friendship is severed through the torture and homicide of the 16-year-old Palestinian contained in the Canadian base—an act to which the Canadian soldier used to be not less than a witness and maybe a keen participant.

Weaving poetic drama with myriad documentary resources, A Line within the Sand rips the benevolent masks off contemporary western peacekeeping operations and demanding situations Canada’s lengthy valuable nationwide mythology that it's a country of quiet diplomats. It asks us to visualize how horrors like those should be perpetrated with our cash, in our identify and by means of humans very similar to us.

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