Matabb was broadcast on Palestine Satellite Channel and through local Palestinian broadcasters during Ramadan 2008.
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(c) Goethe-Institut Ramallah, 2008
MATABB (Arabic for ‘Speed Bump’) is an all-new Palestinian TV-serial. The title of the series is derived from the notorious and randomly built speed bumps on Palestinian streets. The title metaphorically refers to the ups and downs in the life of its protagonists. The setting is one of the abundant non-government organizations (NGO) in Ramallah which are mainly funded from abroad.More ...


(c) Goethe-Institut Ramallah, 2008 MATABB was produced with funding from the European Union (European Commission's Delegation in the West Bank and Gaza Strip), in collaboration with the Al-Quds University Jerusalem and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ). The contents of this website are the sole responsibility of the Goethe-Institut and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union or the GTZ.


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