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Commemorating the Nakba Through Cinema: Must Watch Films

May 15 marks the commemoration of the Nakba, an event also known as the Palestinian Catastrophe. In 1948, Palestinian society and land were systematically destroyed and taken over by paramilitary forces and the Israeli army. At least 15,000 people were massacred and over 750,000 more were violently displaced. The effects of the Nakba continue today, not only in the trauma held by the survivors. It continues in the trauma passed down to their descendants. It

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