Chicago Palestine Film Festival 2014 schedule

The struggle between Israelis and Palestinians has been on the international platform for decades. Besides the political perspective, there is also a human one. That's the focus of the 13th Annual Chicago Palestine Film Festival, an independent, not-for-profit, nonsectarian film festival.
April 19, 2014 8:24:35 AM PDT
The struggle between Israelis and Palestinians has been on the international platform for decades. Besides the political perspective, there is also a human one.

That's the focus of the 13th Annual Chicago Palestine Film Festival, an independent, not-for-profit, nonsectarian film festival. Jameeleh Shelo with the festival came into our ABC 7 Eyewitness News studio to talk about the films.

13th Annual Chicago Palestine Film Festival

April 19 through May 1st

Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St., Chicago

Special Weekend Screening

Sunday, April 27, 3 p.m

Moraine valley Community College Fine and Performing Arts Center, "F" Building

9000 W. College Pkwy, Palos Hills

General Admission: $11

Buy tickets at palestinefilmfest.com or at the Gene Siskel Film Center Box Office.

The 13th Annual Chicago Palestine Film Festival - 2014 Film Selections

Saturday, April 19, 8 p.m.

"Omar and Maqloubeh"

Sunday, April 20, 5 p.m.

"Under the same sun", "Corner stores"

Wednesday, April 23, 8:15 p.m.

"Omar and Maqloubeh"

Thursday, April 24, 8:15 p.m.

"Under the same sun", "Corner stores"

Saturday, April 26, 3 p.m.

"Mars at sunrise", "Ismail"

Saturday, April 26, 5 p.m.

"Cinema Palestine", "Though I know the river is dry"

Tuesday, April 29, 8:15 p.m.

"Cinema Palestine", "Though I know the river is dry"

Wednesday, April 30, 8 p.m.

"Mars at sunrise", "Ismail"

Thursday, May 1, 8:15 p.m.

"Palestine stereo", "The cup reader"

Sunday, April 27, 3 p.m.

Moraine Valley Community College, Fine and Performing Arts Center, "F" Building

9000 W. College Pkwy., Palos Hills

"Just play", "Apartment 10/14"