The Peace and Conflict Studies program invites you to an Israel/Palestine Film Series this semester.
All six screenings will be held on Wednesdays at 4:15pm in the Lang Performing Arts Center (LPAC) Cinema. (Directions)
The screenings are open to the public and faculty, staff, administrators, students, and local community members are welcome to attend. A brief moderated discussion will follow each film.
A trailer for each film is available below.
Frontiers of Dreams and Fears
Palestinian filmmaker traces the pen-pal relationship between Palestinian teenage girls in Bethlehem and Beirut refugee camps.
Israeli filmmaker discovers the history of his grandparents who previously had a relationship with a high ranking Nazi officer.
The War Around Us
American filmmaker follows the only two international journalists who covered the 2009 Israel-Hamas War in Gaza.
Israeli filmmaker documents a group of Israeli and Palestinian children meeting for the first time in and around Jerusalem.
Palestinian filmmaker produces this Academy Award-nominated fiction film examining the final hours before two Palestinian friends prepare to commit acts of violence in Tel Aviv.
Eyes Wide Open
Israeli filmmaker produces this breathtaking fiction film examining a love affair between two Orthodox Jewish men in Jerusalem.
Sponsored by Swarthmore Peace and Conflict Studies