On Wednesday, Feb. 20 the Boulder-Nablus Sister City Project in partnership with the Rocky Mountain Center for Peace and Justice will be showing 5 Broken Cameras as a part of the on-going Palestinian Lives Films Series. The screening will take place at 7 p.m. in Duane and be followed by a discussion.
The documentary—which has won awards in the Sundance Film Festival in 2012, has been nominated for an Academy Award, and has a 96% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes—profiles non-violent resistance of Bil’in, a village in the West Bank threatened by encroaching Israeli settlements. The documentary was filmed by Emad Burnat, a resident of Bil’in, and co-directed by Israeli filmmaker, Guy Davidi.
For More information:
On the film: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/5_Broken_Cameras
FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/112593915588103/
Boulder-Nablus Sister City Project: http://www.bouldernablus.com/
Rocky Mountain Center for Peace and Justice: http://rmpjc.org/