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Film Screening & Discussion: Resistance at Tule Lake

Thu, February 22, 2018 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts and 3rd i NY present:

Resistance at Tule Lake | Konrad Aderer

Feauture Documentary | USA | 2017 | 77 minutes

Screening followed by discussion with director

Suggested Contribution: $10 General Admission | $5 Students and Seniors

Doors open at 6:30 pm

Resistance at Tule Lake tells the long-suppressed story of 12,000 Japanese-Americans who dared to resist the US government's program of mass incarceration during World War II. Branded as "disloyals" and re-imprisoned at Tule Lake Segregation Center, they continue... Read more

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Film Program: Infiltrators by Khaled Jarrar

Thu, March 1, 2018 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts and 3rd i NY present:

Infiltrators | Khaled Jarrar

Feature Documentary | Palestine, Lebanon | 2012 | 70 minutes

In Arabic with English subtitles

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Suggested contribution: $10 General Admission | $5 Students & Seniors

Infiltrators is a visceral and haunting “road movie” that chronicles the daily travails of Palestinians as they seek routes through, under, around, and over a bewildering matrix of barriers erected by Israel in the West Bank/Jerusalem area,... Read more

Film Program: Earth and Ashes by Atiq Rahimi

Thu, March 8, 2018 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts and 3rd i NY present:

Earth and Ashes | Atiq Rahimi

Feature | Afghanistan | 2004 | 110 minutes

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Suggested contribution: $10 General Admission | $5 Students and Seniors

Based on the director's eponymous first novel, Earth and Ashes finds an elderly grandfather, Dastaguir, and his newly deaf five year old grandson, Yassin, on a journey to reach the coal mine where Dastaguir's son, Murad, works. Dastaguir must tell Murad that the rest of their family were al... Read more

Atiq Rahimi
Atiq Rahimi

Film Program: My Love Awaits Me by the Sea by Mais Darwazah

Thu, March 15, 2018 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts and 3rd i NY presents:

My Love Awaits Me by the Sea | Mais Darwazah

Documentary | Jordan Germany Palestine Qatar | 2013 | 80 minutes.

In Arabic with English subtitles

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Suggested contribution: $10 General Admission | $5 Students & Seniors

Doors open at 6:30 pm

Inspired by the Palestinian artist and writer Hasan Hourani's wondrous reveries, this poetic, first-person essay chronicles filmmaker Mais Darwazah's first-ever visit to her homela... Read more

Film Program: El Gort by Hamza el Ouni

Thu, March 22, 2018 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts and 3rd i NY present:

El Gort | Hamza el Ouni

Documentary | Tunisia | 2013 | 86 min

In Arabic with English subtitles

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Suggested contribution: $10 General Admission | $5 Students & Seniors

Doors open at 6:30 pm

This documentary sheds light on the wider affliction of youth unemployment in Tunisia before and after the revolution. Over a six year period, the film chronicles the lives of two young Tunisians, K... Read more

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