Traces of Home

Filmmaker Colette Ghunim embarks on intertwining journeys with her parents to find the ancestral homes they were forced to flee as children in Mexico and Palestine. Along the way, she faces the ramifications of intergenerational trauma on her notions of home in suburban America.



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Colette Ghunim
Chicago, IL
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Family, Community, Identity & Social Studies
Hispanic, Latino & Latin American