Film Screening and Masterclass: Recollection

Sponsored by the  Center for Palestine Studies

Monday, February 22 and Tuesday, February 23

 

Film Screening and Q&A

Time: 7:00pm

Location: World Room, Columbia Journalism School, 2950 Broadway, at 116th Street

 

Masterclass

Time: 6:30pm

Location: Schermerhorn 612, 1190 Amsterdam Ave, Columbia University

 

Palestinian director Kamal Aljafari will screen his film Recollection and offer a master class the following evening. Hamid Dabashi, renowned film expert and Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, will moderate the two evenings.

Recollection utilizes footage from Israeli films as raw material for exploring, reconstructing, and sharing this inaccessible history. 

This event is part of the Center for Palestine Studies art initiative, Palestine Cuts.

Free and open to the public. 

RSVP on Facebook. Watch the trailer here