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The Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University Presents Voices of Palestine Summer 2008 Film Series

posted on: Jun 17, 2008

The Jerusalem Fund for Education & Community Development and
The Jerusalem Fund and the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University are pleased to present their annual summer film series highlighting recent documentary and feature films from and about Palestine that explore the social, cultural and political complexities of Palestinian life and identity.

All films begin promptly at 6:30 p.m. All films are in English or have English subtitles. Attendance is free and open to the public. No RSVP required however space is limited.
–Wednesday 25 June, 6:30 pm
The Presence of Absence in the Ruins of Kafr Bir’im Director John Halaka/60 minutes/2007

–Wednesday 2 July, 6:30 pm
Open Heart Director Claire Fowler/22 minutes/2006
With Blood (Bidam) Director Juliana Fredman, Dan O’Reilly-Rowe/ 57 minutes/2006

–Wednesday 9 July, 6:30 pm
Kemo Sabe Director Rana Kazkaz/12 minutes/2005
Driving to Zigzigland Director Nicole Ballivian/92 minutes/2006

–Wednesday 16 July, 6:30 pm
USA Vs. Al-Arian Director Line Halvorsen/99 minutes/2007

–Wednesday 23 July, 6:30 pm
Swings Director Basil Ramsis/98 minutes/2007

–Wednesday 30 July, 6:30 pm
The Color of Olives Director Carolina Rivas/97 minutes/2006

–Wednesday 6 August, 6:30 pm
Secret Hebron: The School Run Director Donna Baillie/28 minutes/2003
Jerusalem: The East Side Story Director Mohammed Alatar/57 minutes/2008
–Wednesday 13 August, 6:30 pm
The Roof Director Kamal Al Jafari/61 minutes/2007

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For all other inquiries, call the Jerusalem Fund at: (202) 338-1958, or email