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20th Arab Film Festival

Shireen of Al-Walaja

Directed by Daz Chandler

Palestine / 2015 / Doc Short / 27 mins / Arabic, English, Hebrew with English subtitles / Color

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Highlights: Documentary

Embarcadero Center Cinema
October 9, 2016 1:00 pm

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Highlights: Documentary

New Parkway Theatre
October 13, 2016 8:50 pm Buy Tickets

Description

An intimate portrait of the day-to-day life of a dynamic popular resistance leader from Palestine who left her full-time job with the UN to return to her home village of al-Walaja and fight for its survival.


Plays in

  1. Highlights: Documentary

    99 mins
    With subjects ranging from displacement, to drag racing in Saudi, this program takes a deep and intimate look into the lives of everyday Arabs

    In This Program: 9 Days: From my Window in Aleppo, Between Heaven and Earth, Hajwalah, Shireen of Al-Walaja, Stateless: Syrian Refugees in Detroit, Xenos


Dates & Times

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Highlights: Documentary

Embarcadero Center Cinema
October 9, 2016 1:00 pm

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Highlights: Documentary

New Parkway Theatre
October 13, 2016 8:50 pm Buy Tickets