Film screening: To My Father by the Palestinian

08 Nov 2017


Abdel Salam Shehada, A Palestinian filmmaker from Rafah, Gaza will join us to screen and discuss his very moving and personal film "To My Father". He looks at the changing role and meaning of photography in the lives of people in Gaza in his lifetime, especially since the Israeli occupation began in 1967. Shehada has been making documentary films for over thirty years and his work has been screened at film festivals around the world.

The film will be followed by questions and discussion.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sponsored By: 
University of Pittsburgh Students for Justice in Palestine
University of Pittsburgh School of Law