The LIP Conflit, 1973-1974

Technical Profile

16mm B&W – Duration : 75 minutes
Directed by Dominique Dubosc
Produced by SONIMAGE-INA 1976
KINOFILM 1997 (for the restored French version)


The mythical strike at the LIP clock factory, better known as « the LIP Conflict » has been, due to the importance of the economic and political questions it raised, to the different forms of organization it assumed, and to its scope and popularity, one of the largest social events of the second half of the 20th century in Europe. Continue reading “The LIP Conflit, 1973-1974”

Review: ‘Remembering Palestine’ (Sobhi al-Zobaidi)

Réminiscences d’un voyage en Palestine
Directed by Dominique Dubosc

Review by Sobhi al-Zobaidi


Remembering Palestine, which was screened at Sakakini Center (Ramallah) on 1.4.04, is a film that I dare to say belongs to the realm of the unconscious more than the conscious. It is dark, shady, and horrific and it is filled with those images that one is bound to see in one’s dreams because they are very strong images. It is also because there is almost no narrative in the film, no spoken word to anchor the images in a certain logic or order. The images we see in the film are similar to those images we see on the screen of our dreams, they are related by association, and filled with horrors that can unleash our most hidden fears and repressions. Continue reading “Review: ‘Remembering Palestine’ (Sobhi al-Zobaidi)”