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I Said I

I Said I

Suleiman El-Abid was sentenced to 27 years in jail for the rape and murder of Hanit Kikos, based on his confession alone. A few days after reenacting the crime he retracted his confession and has been claiming innocence ever since. Did he receive a fair trial or did the justice system incriminate him to whitewash their own failures?

Festivals and Awards:

Jerusalem Film Festival, Israel, 2021

Director: Julie Shles

Producer: Hilla Medalia

Production Company: Medalia Productions

Cinematographer: Avner Shahaf

Editor: Sharon Yaish

Soundtrack Editor: Yossi Appelbaum

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, yes Docu, Israel Lottery Council for Culture & Arts, Rabinovich Film Fund Cinema Project

Script: Julie Shles, Sharon Yaish

Subtitles: Hebrew, English

Film Name in Hebrew: למה אמרתי אני - בחזרה לפרשת חנית קיקוס

Suleiman El-Abid was sentenced to 27 years in jail for the rape and murder of Hanit Kikos, based on his confession alone. A few days after reenacting the crime he retracted his confession and has been claiming innocence ever since. Did he receive a fair trial or did the justice system incriminate him to whitewash their own failures?

Festivals and Awards:

Jerusalem Film Festival, Israel, 2021

 
I Said I

Director: Julie Shles

Producer: Hilla Medalia

Production Company: Medalia Productions

Cinematographer: Avner Shahaf

Editor: Sharon Yaish

Soundtrack Editor: Yossi Appelbaum

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, yes Docu, Israel Lottery Council for Culture & Arts, Rabinovich Film Fund Cinema Project

Script: Julie Shles, Sharon Yaish

Subtitles: Hebrew, English

Film Name in Hebrew: למה אמרתי אני - בחזרה לפרשת חנית קיקוס

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