Watch video highlights from panel discussions from the 2013 edition of the Film Festival including Ahmed Damen director of the Red Stone, and Keith Walsh, Apples of the Golan.
Find out more about the directors and writers who joined us in 2013 including: Dervla Murphy, Annemarie Jacir, Ahmed Damen.
In this post Tim Schwab discusses his inspiration for the making the film ‘Cinema Palestine’ and touches on some of the deeper transnational themes that he explores in his documentary.
In January 2009, during the war in Gaza, two courageous Israeli directors grabbed their cameras to shoot material along the common border. They film everyone, in every situation, with the same distance and the same closeness, the same empathy…
Film director Leila Sansour returns to Bethlehem to make a film about her home town, soon to be encircled by a wall. She left the city as a teenager thinking that Bethlehem was too small and provincial. She never wanted to return but this time she is making an exception.
Dasa Raimanova, film director (Resistance Recipes) will be preparing mouth-watering recipes inspired by what she learned in Palestine. Dasa will demonstrate how to cook a Palestinian traditional recipe in front of the audience and reveal some of the secrets she picked up during her stay in Palestine…