Jordan’s Entry to the 2017 Oscars: 3000 NIGHTS

3000 Nights will be shown tonight, October 10th, at UC Berkeley for FREE! A second screening will take place on October 28th in San Diego at the Museum of Photographic Arts. Tickets can be purchased here. 3000 Nights tells the story of Layal, a young Palestinian school teach who is falsely accused of being an accomplice to […]

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#AFF2016 Featured Films – Stories of Women and Marriage

Marriage is a complicated institution. On the one hand, you have a celebration of love, a union of two people and a beautiful, often extravagant, ceremony. On the other hand, marriage is also an institution that has long been used as a way to oppress women. Even today, women find themselves forced into marriages that they […]

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Featured Doc: The Tainted Veil

To cover or not to cover? That is the question that many Muslim women have asked themselves for centuries. Only now, everyone in the world seems to also have an opinion on the matter. The veil, in this context, largely refers to the simple scarf head-covering known as the hijab, but can also refer to other […]

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