Help pick the best Cinema Politica documentary that screened in 2015. Select one film from the list of the most widely screened films within the Cinema Politica Network below.*
Prizes!! After voting closes we will randomly select two winners from the list of voters and will notify you of your prize by email. 1ST PRIZE: A copy of the Cinema Politica book, Screening Truth to Power: A Reader on Documentary Activism + a DVD of the 2014 CP Audience Choice winner + a CP t-shirt. 2ND PRIZE: A DVD of the 2014 CP Audience Choice winner.
Julia Bacha / Palestinian Territory - Israel - United States / 2009 / 70 ' / Arabic - English - Hebrew / S.T. English
An inspirational story of one Palestinian community which finds unlikely allies in their peaceful resistance against the destructive force of the occupation.
Ayed Morrar, an unlikely community organizer, unites Palestinians from all political factions and Israelis to save his village from destruction by Israel’s Separation Barrier. Victory seems improbable until his 15-year-old daughter, Iltezam, launches a women’s contingent that quickly moves to the front lines.
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