Festival opens with The Idol, based on the true story of Gaza-born star Mohammad Assaf. Read more about Palestine film festival returns to Chicago
On the Bride’s Side traverses across Europe and beyond the “refugee crisis” headlines. Read more about Can a man pay $1,000 for his death?
Speed Sisters follows Palestinian women’s rally-car racing team and the challenges that come with pursuing their sport. Read more about Women of the West Bank burn up the road
A prison cell serves as an analogy for Israel’s occupation in Mai Masri’s debut feature. Read more about Israeli prison brutality dramatized in "3000 Nights"
Gaza-born twins’ debut feature film has an almost entirely female cast. Read more about The suffocating lionesses of Gaza
By telling the story of the singer Mohammed Assaf, Hany Abu-Assad has made a feelgood movie about Gaza. Read more about The triumph of an Arab idol
New film shows the Palestinian Circus School spreading happiness in spite of Israel’s occupation. Read more about Pursuit of joy is a human right
Campaigners who challenged Israel’s attempts to “pinkwash” its crimes were subjected to homophobic abuse. Read more about A battle in Seattle: outing the truth behind Israel's gay-friendly spin
Israel’s occupation is the backdrop, not the story, in Love, Theft and Other Entanglements. Read more about Homage to Hollywood heists -- with a West Bank twist
A People Without a Land could benefit from further exploration of the less familiar issues of single statehood. Read more about Film presents one-state solution as moral, practical outcome for Palestine