2017 program guide
Enjoy a popular selection of delicious traditional Palestinian brunch dishes prepared by Isam Kaisi, acclaimed chef of District Oven.
Downtown Cairo, 2009. In the fading grandeur of downtown Cairo, Khalid, a 35-year-old filmmaker is struggling to make a film that captures the pulse of his city at a moment when all around him dreams as well as buildings are disintegrating.
Emwas is a personal film that follows the journey of the director, Dima Abu Ghoush, as she rebuilds her demolished hometown from the memories of its people.
The film deals with Palestinian archives plundered by Jewish/Israeli military bodies and soldiers, or looted by civilians who have internalized the corrupt codes of power during the 20th century and are controlled by the Israeli military archives.
Off Frame AKA Revolution Until Victory is a meditation on the Palestinian people's struggle to produce an image and self-representation on their own terms in the 1960s and 1970s, with the establishment of the Palestine Film Unit as part of the PLO.
In May 2014, Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank (Palestine) shot and killed two teenagers, Nadeem Nawara and Mohamad Abu Daher.
Kareem leads an aimless life between odd jobs and hanging out with his buddies in a crime-ridden Arab ghetto of the mixed city of Lyd.
What could be 'breaking news' in a country where war, violence and demolition are part of the daily life?...
Visit Palestine - it’s only an elevator ride away. This free exhibition on the 4th floor allows participants to explore the land and culture of Palestine in an interactive setting - Jerusalem walking tour; culinary road trip of the West Bank; and cross-stitch workshop. Spaces are limited - register in advance.
The project digitally re-inscribes Palestinians into the Jerusalem neighborhoods from which they were expelled in 1948.
Make a beautiful hand-embroidered bookmark with Dana Masoud from Tiraaz.
Four Italian friends take us on culinary journey across Palestine.
EXHIBITION / INSTALLATION
An exhibition featuring a collection of graphic novel works by Leila Abdelrazzaq.
An exhibition featuring a collection of video art works by Basma Al Sharif.