Bristol Palestine Film Festival - now in its eighth year – returns with an amazing range of features and shorts providing a unique insight into life in and around Palestine.
Previous screenings in this season
What Walaa Wants 15 S Palestine Film Festival
Sun 9 Dec 17:40
This intimate documentary follows Walaa from aged 15 to 21, revealing her exuberant energy and is the first-ever look inside the Palestinian police academy.
The Reports on Sarah and Saleem + Q&A 18 S Palestine Film Festival
Fri 7 Dec 20:30
The extra-marital affair between a Palestinian man and an Israeli woman has political consequences in this taut psychosocial drama.
Wall + Q&A with David Hare 15 Palestine Film Festival
Thu 6 Dec 18:30
A feature-length animated film written by and starring well regarded British playwright and Oscar® nominee David Hare.
Against the Odds: building Palestine's film industry under occupation
Article by Aphra Evans
Modern-day Palestine is scarcely a place where you would expect to find a burgeoning film industry and yet, somehow, despite the occupation, politics, and resulting lack of resources, Palestinian film is blossoming, journalist and filmmaker Aphra Evans writes.