Films

Our films for the 2014 Chicago Palestine Film Festival!

April – May 2014

Omar (and Maqloubeh) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
April 19, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Omar (and Maqloubeh) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
*Director Hany Abu-Assad will participate in audience discussion via Skype on Saturday.*  Director(s): Hany Abu-Assad Release Year: 2013 Language: Arabic (English subtitles) Film length: [...]
Under The Same Sun (and Corner Stores) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
April 20, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Under The Same Sun (and Corner Stores) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
*Producer Susan Koscis (UNDER THE SAME SON) will be present for audience discussion on Thursday. Director Amina Waheed (CORNER STORES) will be present for [...]
Omar (and Maqloubeh) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
April 23, 2014 @ 8:15 pm – 10:15 pm
Omar (and Maqloubeh) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
*Director Hany Abu-Assad will participate in audience discussion via Skype on Saturday.* Director(s): Hany Abu-Assad Release Year: 2013 Language: Arabic (English subtitles) Film length: [...]
Under The Same Sun (and Corner Stores) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
April 24, 2014 @ 8:15 pm – 10:15 pm
Under The Same Sun (and Corner Stores) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
*Producer Susan Koscis (UNDER THE SAME SON) will be present for audience discussion on Thursday. Director Amina Waheed (CORNER STORES) will be present for [...]
Mars At Sunrise (and Ismail) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
April 26, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mars At Sunrise (and Ismail) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Director(s): Jessica Habie Release Year: 2014 Language: Arabic/Hebrew/English Film length: 90 minutes Country of origin: Palestine Description: “Mars at Sunrise tells the story of [...]
Cinema Palestine (and Though I Know The River Is Dry) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
April 26, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cinema Palestine (and Though I Know The River Is Dry) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
*Director Tim Schwab (CINEMA PALESTINE) will be present for audience discussion on Saturday.*  Director(s): Tim Schwab Release Year: 2013 Language: English/Arabic Film length: 79 [...]
Just Play (and Apartment 10/14) @ Moraine Valley Community College (Fine and Performing Arts Center)
April 27, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Just Play (and Apartment 10/14) @ Moraine Valley Community College (Fine and Performing Arts Center) | Palos Hills | Illinois | United States
Director(s): Dimitri Chimenti Release Year: 2012 Language: English, French, Arabic Film length: 58 minutes Country of origin: Palestine/France/Italy Description: This film is not about [...]
Cinema Palestine (and Though I Know The River Is Dry) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
April 29, 2014 @ 8:15 pm – 10:15 pm
Cinema Palestine (and Though I Know The River Is Dry) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
*Director Tim Schwab (CINEMA PALESTINE) will be present for audience discussion on Saturday.*  Director(s): Tim Schwab Release Year: 2013 Language: English/Arabic Film length: 79 [...]
Mars At Sunrise (and Ismail) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
April 30, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Mars At Sunrise (and Ismail) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Director(s): Jessica Habie Release Year: 2014 Language: Arabic/Hebrew/English Film length: 90 minutes Country of origin: Palestine Description:   “Mars at Sunrise tells the story [...]
Palestine Stereo (and The Cup Reader) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center
May 1, 2014 @ 8:15 pm – 10:15 pm
Palestine Stereo (and The Cup Reader) @ The Gene Siskel Film Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
*Director Suha Araj (THE CUP READER) will be present for audience discussion.* Director(s): Rashid Masharawi Release Year: 2013 Language: Arabic Film length: 90 minutes [...]