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London Palestine Film Pre-Festival Programme
Institute of Contemporary Arts
21 – 23 September 2021


Gaza, dirs. Gary Keane & Andrew McConnell, Ireland / Canada 2019, 90 min., Arabic with English subtitles

In the lead-up to the 2021 London Palestine Film Festival coming this November, the ICA presents a programme celebrating acclaimed works from the festival’s previous editions.

Demonstrating the diversity of Palestinian cinema as well as the growing success of the festival, this weekend showcases a variety of recent feature-length and shorter works providing insights, opinions and bout the reality on the ground.

The London Palestine Film Festival 2021 dates and programmes will be announced soon. More information can be found here.
 

Programme:



21 September, 6:30pm
Gary Keane & Andrew McConnell’s work looks at life in Gaza, on the banality of the everyday, the intimacy of family and the landscapes beyond the headlines.




22 September, 8:45pm
This suspenseful non-fiction work by Palestinian filmmaker Khaled Jarrar follows attempts by everyday Palestinians finding ways to get past the Israeli-built separation wall.




23 September, 6:30pm
Artists, filmmakers and narrators interrogate viewers’ relationship Palestine its image, and their own place within it, through the spectrum of experimentation.