Documentary Film: Gaza Fights for Freedom
February 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Documentary Film & Discussion Series meets at the Ashland Library, Community Room, every 2nd Thursday of the month,7:00-9:00 pm. The moderated discussions are often lively and thought-provoking. All points of view are welcome. Admission is free.
|“Gaza Fights for Freedom,” (84 min.)
Thursday, Feb. 13th 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
This collaboration between American journalist and TV presenter Abby Martin and a team of Gaza journalists shows Gaza and the ongoing Great March of Return protests, 2018-19. The film includes exclusive interviews with civilians shot at during the Great March, as well as with the lead organizer of the Great March of Return, Ahmed Abu Artema, and the family and colleagues of the slain medic Razan Al-Najjar.The film shows the untold history that is essential to understanding the situation today and includes rare archival footage dating back to mass expulsion of Palestinians in 1948 known as the Nakba.