May 16, 2021, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
This month’s discussion will be on “The Present,” a 40 minute film by Palestiniian director Farah Nabulsi. We will view the film separately prior to the discussion, it is available on Netflix. The film shows the difficulties of daily life for Palestinains in the Israeli occupied West Bank. It is the story of a father and his young daughter, and what they encounter as they navigate their relationship and environment. It has been reviewed as touching and powerful. Please feel free to do research related to the film. If you need any assistance accessing the film on Netflix, please reach out to Penny Rosenblatt at 347-387-5451.