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London Palestine Film Festival 2021
Institute of Contemporary Arts
20 – 23 November 2021

Beast Type Song, dir. Sophia Al-Maria, France / UK 2019, 38 min., English & French with English subtitles

The London Palestine Film Festival returns this year with a selection of awaited new releases and rediscovered works. Focusing on complex realities and current issues related to Palestine, this year’s international selection of films also marks the return of in-person live presentations and conversations, encouraging dialogue around Palestinian culture and politics.

See more of the festival here


Saturday 20 November, 6:30pm
Two documentaries that focus on the powerful roles played by imagination and belief in resistance.

Sunday 21 November, 6:20pm
Bashar Shammout’s dynamic live show-and-tell charts the political and creative explosion in Palestinian sound design from 1968 to 1982.

Sunday 21 November, 8:30pm
This pair of compelling shorts take different experimental approaches to the nature of narrative, language and truth.

Tuesday 23 November, 6:30pm
Naila and the Uprising + The Silent Protest
This double-bill focuses on two potent and powerful political movements led by Palestinian women – nearly 60 years apart.