Event Schedule

All events are free, open to the public and will be followed by a drinks reception. All events are unticketed and seats will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis, so please arrive in plenty of time in order to avoid disappointment.

For full details of the events, click on the event title; for directions to the venue, click on the venue title.

 

Tuesday 16th October, 5pm, St John’s Auditorium, St John’s College.

Professor Hamid Dabashi (University of Columbia). Keynote Lecture: ‘Palestinian Cinema: Archive, Politics, Aesthetics’.

 

Wednesday 17th October, 5pm, English Faculty Lecture Theatre 2, St Cross Building.

Mai Masri (director). Lecture: ‘Home, Exile, Belonging’; screening of ‘Frontiers of Dreams and Fears’.

 

Monday 29th October, 5pm, Simpkins Lee Lecture Theatre, Lady Margaret Hall.

Screening of Michel Khleifi’s latest film ‘Zindeeq’; post-screening discussion / Q&A with Michel Khleifi.

 

Tuesday 30th October, 5pm, St John’s Auditorium, St John’s College.

Omar Al-Qattan (director and producer). Lecture: ‘Revisiting the Question of Political Islam’; screening of ‘Dreams and Silence’.

 

Monday 12th November, 5pm, English Faculty Lecture Theatre 2, St Cross Building.

Annemarie Jacir (director), speaking about her filmmaking practice and screening ‘like twenty impossibles’.

 

Tuesday 13th November, 5pm, English Faculty Lecture Theatre 2, St Cross Building.

Screening of Elia Suleiman’s ‘Divine Intervention’ + short lecture from Dr Karma Nabulsi.

 

New event just added! Sunday 25th November, 5.45pm, Phoenix Picturehouse Cinema, Oxford.

*BOOKING REQUIRED: visit http://www.picturehouses.co.uk/cinema/Phoenix_Picturehouse/film/5_Broken_Cameras/ for tickets.*

Screening of new documentary ‘Five Broken Cameras’ + panel discussion with Anna Bernard, Avi Shlaim, Mezna Qato and Karim Mattar. In partnership with City Screen and the Phoenix PictureHouse Oxford.

 

Monday 26th November, 5pm, English Faculty Lecture Theatre 2, St Cross Building.

Professor Bruce Robbins (Columbia University). Screening and lecture: ‘Some of My Best Friends Are Zionists’.

 

 

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