Ween A RamAllah

What is the story of the song «Ween A RamAllah»? How did it become the title of the plight of alienation and identity for Palestinians inside and outside?
This short film, in addition to the story of the song, tells the journey of the Jordanian Radio, which has been broadcasting from Ramallah since 1948,
Later, she changed her name to Jordan Radio in Jerusalem. At that time, Ramallah and Jerusalem were under Jordanian sovereignty.
In an atmosphere fraught with loss, alienation, pain, nostalgia and hope at the same time, the song “Ween A RamAllah” was born.
One of the most prominent musical works of the Jordanian Radio in 1959
The song spread widely around the Arab world and the world and became a symbol of nostalgia to return home and today still resonate throughout the world.

  • Sa'ed Arouri
    Director
  • Sa'ed Arouri
    Writer
  • Marwah Taibi
    Writer
  • Sa'ed Arouri
    Producer
  • Ibrahim Tabazah
    Key Cast
    "DOP "Jordan""
  • Faresi Sakeijha
    Key Cast
    "Camera man "Jordan""
  • Talal Al Ja'abri
    Key Cast
    "Camera man "USA""
  • Na'el Obeidallah
    Key Cast
    "Camera man "RamAllah""
  • Suzan Abu Nasra
    PRODUCTION MANAGER
  • Adam Abu Sanineh
    SOUND ENGINEER
  • Issam Rashmawi
    SOUND ENGINEER
  • Maha Arouri
    TRANSCRIPTION
  • Bader Al Agha
    LANGUAGE PROOFING
  • Amro Shmaisani
    Translation to English
  • Jamal Al Dalali - Al Jazeera Documentary
    Production Supervision
  • Mohammad Al Mongy - Al Jazeera Documentary
    Editorial Supervision
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Television
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 2 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 1, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    14,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Jordan
  • Country of Filming:
    Jordan, Palestine, State of, United States
  • Language:
    Arabic
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital, Sony F7, Sony S7II
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Hakaya Film Festival
    Amman, Irbid
    Jordan
    September 7, 2019
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Sa'ed Arouri

Sa’ed Arouri is filmmaker,professional video editor, storyteller and trainer in the media field with more than 14 years of experience in production and education, Sa’ed is expert in documentary some of them takes international awards, he worked on 80 documentary short films, 5 long films for Aljazeera channel during 2006 to 2010 after this he Co-Directed and Editing on the First Adventure series in Middle East ‘Ethiopia on steps’ witch 10 Episodes and ‘ Indonesia and discovering the Unknown’ witch 5 Episodes for Al Jazeera documentary Channel one of them takes more one million views Youtube with 2 months witch the first time in Aljazeera documentary History.

Sa’ed Works Directed a documentary film ‘Violence on University’ for Al Jazeera channel in 2014, Saed now studying BA Digital Film Making at SAE instituted in Amman Jordan, while he studying he Directed 2 Short Fiction Films ‘ Yalla Nteer - Lets Fly’ and
‘ Nakset Rouh - Setback of the Spirit’ is official selected by 37 Festivals, with 10 Awards and 6 Finalist.

Also he is Director/Producer Documentry films in 2019 for
AL Jazeera Docmentary channel he Direct " Ween A RamAllah " Story of Jordan/Palestine Song .

Sa'ed worked as Video Editing Trainer, Directing Documentary Films in SAE - Amman within 2014 to 2017 and Video Editing Trainer FMD workshops in RFC Amman in 2018

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