Palestinians in the historic city of Akka have called for resistance to plans to turn their heritage into luxury tourist hotel.
Arts and Culture
Palestinian cinema star takes strong stance in new interview: “I was born a Palestinian and will remain a Palestinian.”
Week-long Boston Palestine Film Festival includes roundtable discussion with author Susan Abulhawa and filmmakers Omar Robert Hamilton and Nora Sharif.
Paintings reflect colors used in traditional embroidery.
Palestine is the cradle of Christianity, but “the living aspect of Christianity in Palestine is disappearing,” warns Hanan Ashrawi in Yasmine Perni’s film The Stones Cry Out. Two opportunities to see it in the US this month.
The annual festival has condemned the ongling arbitrary detention of board member John Greyson, along with Dr. Tarek Loubani, in Egypt.
A string of upcoming film festivals will highlight Palestine’s actors, writers and directors.
Respected Palestinian-American artist John Halaka laments the lack of opportunities for American public to see Palestinian artworks
Gaza-born Abdel Bari Atwan is best known for interviewing Osama bin Laden.
Palestinian Theater company will tour its English-language production of The Island this autumn.