Archive for March, 2013

Journalism Under Siege

Posted: March 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

April 2, Park Auditorium, 7 pm

The War Around Us follows two Al Jazeera reporters as they find themselves to be the only international reporters in Gaza during the Israeli assault Operation Cast Lead.   

Economic Immobility in Gaza

Posted: March 20, 2013 in The Films

economic immobility poster

Two short documentaries will be shown on the first night of the festival, April 1 in Textor 103 at 7 pm.

Gaza: Tunnels to Nowhere takes a closer look at the importance of the elaborate tunnel system running from Gaza to Egypt smuggling necessary goods, and those risking their lives to dig them.

Doors to the Sea brings the Siege on Gaza into light by interviewing fishermen and capturing their daily struggles while they try to make a living.

(Im)mobility in Palestine

Posted: March 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

Monday April 1 – Economic immobility in Gaza – Textor 103 at 7pm                                                                          Doors to the Sea / Gaza: Tunnels to Nowhere

Tuesday April 2 – Journalism Under Siege – Park Auditorium at 7pm                                                                  The War Around Us

Wednesday April 3 – Women Refugees Rise – Textor 103 at 7pm                                                                    Kingdom of Women: Ein El Hilweh

Saturday April 6 – Unbroken Witness to Resistance – Cinemapolis at 4pm                                                            5 Broken Cameras

Sunday April 7 – Love Under Siege – Cinemapolis at 4pm                                                                                   Habibi