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June 2018

Summer Film Series 2018 – “The Truth: Lost at Sea”

June 6 @ 10:00 pm - June 7 @ 12:00 am EDT
The Palestine Center, 2425 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037, 1901 Virginia Ave NW
Washington, DC United States

CCAS is pleased to partner again this summer with the Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development to host the 2018 Voices on Palestine Summer Film Series! The Truth: Lost at Sea examines the Israeli attack on the 2010 Freedom Flotilla, a convoy of humanitarian ships that tried to highlight the suffering of Palestinians in Gaza and break its blockade. Rifat Audeh, one of the survivors aboard the Mavi Marmara, combines footage shot aboard the Freedom Flotilla with subsequent media coverage,…

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Summer Film Series 2018 – “Coffee for All Nations”

June 7 @ 10:00 pm - June 8 @ 12:00 am EDT
The Palestine Center, 2425 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037, 1901 Virginia Ave NW
Washington, DC United States

CCAS is pleased to partner again this summer with the Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development to host the 2018 Voices on Palestine Summer Film Series! Synopsis of Coffee for All Nations: In 1948, Abed and his family were forced by the Israeli army to abandon their home in the village of Al-Walaja near Bethlehem and move to Dheisheh Refugee Camp. Later in life, Abed discovers a 5000 year old Kanani cave on his father’s land and decides to…

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Summer Film Series 2018 – “Rasheed”

June 8 @ 10:00 pm - June 9 @ 12:00 am EDT
The Palestine Center, 2425 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037, 1901 Virginia Ave NW
Washington, DC United States

CCAS is pleased to partner again this summer with the Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development to host the 2018 Voices on Palestine Summer Film Series! Rasheed documents the life of the filmmaker’s late uncle, Rasheed Broum, who was killed in an Israeli airstrike during Israel’s invasion of Lebanon in 1982. Through the filmmaker’s own personal journey, Rasheed captures one of the many war stories from the southern city of Sidon, Lebanon. USA, Lebanon, UAE | 2016, 74 minSamia…

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Summer Film Series 2018 – “Looted and Hidden”

June 9 @ 10:00 pm - June 10 @ 12:00 am EDT
The Palestine Center, 2425 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037, 1901 Virginia Ave NW
Washington, DC United States

CCAS is pleased to partner again this summer with the Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development to host the 2018 Voices on Palestine Summer Film Series! Looted and Hidden investigates the cinematic and other archival treasures that Israel plundered from various Palestinian visual and research institutions in Beirut in the 1980s. The film follows four historical figures who are involved in the fate of these Palestinian archives. Based entirely on archival materials, extensive research, and interviews with the individuals it…

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Summer Film Series 2018 – “Killing Gaza” with Max Blumenthal and Dan Cohen

June 10 @ 10:00 pm - June 11 @ 12:00 am EDT
The Palestine Center, 2425 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037, 1901 Virginia Ave NW
Washington, DC United States

CCAS is pleased to partner again this summer with the Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development to host the 2018 Voices on Palestine Summer Film Series! In this film, independent journalists Max Blumenthal and Dan Cohen capture the assault on Gaza during the 2014 war and chronicle its horrific aftermath. Their camera wades through the rubble of Gaza’s destroyed border regions, focusing on the survivors of the slaughter and their stories. In the weeks and months following, we see the…

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