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Point of View is back in 2015 with PALESTINE – Commemorating the Catastrophe 1948

Join us for a screening and forum presenting contrasting media perspectives of Al Nakba (The Catastrophe), including the 1967 TV documentary ‘Days of Destiny’ by Australian filmmaker John Dixon, and 2007 feature documentary ‘Leila Khaled Hijacker’ by Palestinian-Swedish filmmaker Lina Makboul.

Hosted by:
Patrick Abboud
Reporter and Producer The Feed (SBS2)
Video Journalist Dateline (SBS)

Special guest speakers:
Elias Jahshan
Editor of Star Observer

Fortune and Ibrahiem Jahshan
Palestinian Elders

When: 5pm to 8pm – Sunday 17 May, 2015
Where: ICE – 8 Victoria Road, Parramatta
Tickets: $10 + booking fee (includes light refreshments) – bookings essential via EVENTBRITE

For more information please contact info@ice.org.au or phone 02 9897 5744

Presented in partnership with the Coalition for Justice and Peace in Palestine. ‘Day of Destiny’ courtesy of Channel Nine and the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia. ‘Leila Khaled Hijacker’ courtesy of Lina Makboul.

This project was funded by Screen NSW

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