Disturbing the Peace - screening and discussion - Aberdeen @ Belmont Filmhouse, Aberdeen [19 November]

Disturbing the Peace - screening and discussion - Aberdeen


49
19
November
15:30 - 17:40

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Belmont Filmhouse
49 Belmont Street, AB10 1JS Aberdeen
A carefully measured, compelling portrait of ex-enemy combatants coming together to embrace and advocate for a peaceful resolution to the Israel-Palestine conflict.

Trapped in a never-ending cycle of violence, these ex-IDF soldiers and ex-PLO fighters found the courage to move beyond entrenched hatred and distrust to set up “Combatants for Peace” – an organisation that gives voice to a growing desire among many Palestinians and Israelis to re-claim a space for civic engagement, rooted in dialogue.

At a time of increasing polarisation, this is one of the bravest, most powerful examples of ordinary citizens reaching out to one another across seemingly insurmountable barriers. It offers a clear-eyed, courageous message of hope in a context that has for too long been devoid of any.

BEYOND THE SCREEN:
Join us after the film for inspiring conversations and opportunities for creative, effective personal action.
With support from Unison Scotland

Book via Belmont Filmhouse
Tickets: £10 / £8.50 concs.
Under 25: special £5.50 ticket price (with valid ID)

For access requirements please contact 01224 343 500 or see belmontfilmhouse.com/about-us/access/

Screening as part of Take One Action Film Festival Aberdeen. See full programme at bit.ly/TOA_Abdn17
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