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“The Wanted 18” FREE film screening with Director Amer Shomali

December 2, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

This 2014 animated documentary tells the story of Palestinians in Beit Sahour who start a small local dairy but are then forced to hide the 18 dairy cows when the herd is declared a “threat to the national security to the state of Israel.” Stop-motion animation, interviews, original drawings and archival footage bring to life one of the strangest chapters in the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Director and visual artist Amer Shomali will introduce the film and answer questions afterwards. Presented in collaboration with Interfaith Community for Palestinian Rights. FREE. AARC Ballroom

Details

Date:
December 2, 2015
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Venue

Asian American Resource Center – City of Austin
8401 Cameron Rd
Austin, TX 78754 United States

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