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Palestine / Lebanon - 2 Short Films: Sons of Eilaboun & War of 33
Date Saturday February 07
Time 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location Details
Bound Together Anarchist Bookstore
1369 Haight Street (near Masonic), San Francisco
Bus Lines 6, 71, 43, 33, 37 & 7 all stop nearby
email: haightanarcat [at] gmail.com
Event Type Screening
Organizer/AuthorDavey
Two Short Historical Films on Palestine and Lebanon followed by Q&A and discussion. Event is Free.

The Sons Of Eilaboun: A New Film by Hisham Zreiq. In 1948 the Israeli army marched into the Galilee village of Eilaboun. The Sons Of Eilaboun is a documentary film about the massacre, and the expulsion and eventual return of survivors. In the film the Israeli historian Ilan Pappe will introduce the history behind the Nakba events; the Eilaboun (Eilabun) people tell the story--http://www.sonsofeilaboun.com.

The War of 33 is an intimate, personal and powerful telling of the story of the 2006 war in Lebanon. A series of letters written by Hanady Salman--a mother living through the war in Beirut--carve a narrative arc through the intense and haunting images of conflict. She tells the stories of her family and the people she lives the war with--the refugees, the wounded, and the everyday Lebanese, struggling to maintain their sanity and their humanity during a time of war.
Added to the calendar on Thursday Feb 5th, 2009 6:19 AM
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