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21st Annual Chicago Palestine Film Festival (OPENING NIGHT)

21st Annual Chicago Palestine Film Festival (OPENING NIGHT)

Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/07/2022
5:45 pm - 8:30 pm

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Larger auditorium

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Cost:
$13.64 per person USD
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Chicago Palestine Film Festival


Chicago, IL

OPENING NIGHT

We open the 21st annual Chicago Palestine Film Festival with a small reception featuring live Oud music, photos, and mingling. Festivities begin at 5:45 p.m. The Film will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m.

COSTA BRAVA, LEBANON
2021, dir. Mounia Akl
Lebanon, 106 min.
In Arabic with English subtitles / Format: Digital 

Featuring prominent Palestinian actor, Saleh Bakri, the Badri family have escaped the pollution and social unrest of Beirut by seeking refuge in a mountain home they have built. Their utopia is destroyed when the construction of a landfill begins next door.

Preceded by short film THE LITTLE TEA SHOP
2020, dir. Matteo Servente & Molly J. Wexler
USA, 17 min.
In English

Suhair Lauck, a Palestinian immigrant, and mother, took over The Little Tea Shop in 1982 in Memphis, TN, where she cultivates an atmosphere of warmth and magic.

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