Past Forward

  • Documentary

  • Country of Production: Israel

  • Year of Production: 2019

  • Length: 28 Minutes

  • Language: Hebrew


Directed by: Ella BenAmi

Produced by: Ella BenAmi

Cinematography: Amnon Nahumovsky

Writer: Ella BenAmi

Participant: Rokaya Marzouk



Rokaya Marzouk was raised in an Arab village in Israel. She became the first school counsellor to work with the Bedouin tribes of south Israel and trained as a psychotherapist who works with sexually abused girls of the Bedouin community. Past Forward is her introspection, weaving aspects of her biography, memories and influences.