23-29 september online Toronto Palestine Film Festival: Online Sept 23-29, 2020

23 sep. om 17:00 – 29 sep. om 20:00 EDT

Online

Georganiseerd door The Toronto Palestine Film FestivalArab Film and Media Institute en 5 anderen

Tickets

watch.eventive.org/tpff

Our festival program is now LIVE. Check it out and get tickets to your most anticipated picks.  https://tinyurl.com/TPFF2020
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Since its inception, TPFF has pushed the boundaries of storytelling year after year. Our online program is our latest contribution and confirmation of our commitment to the Palestinian arts community. With over 18 films, 3 special performances and thought-provoking discussions, we’re thrilled to present to you our most innovative program yet.

Although we won’t be together in-person, rest assured that our online program is designed with you in mind and will be just as inspiring, engaging and powerful as previous years.
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FILMS

[OPENING NIGHT FILM ] BETWEEN HEAVEN AND EARTH – BY NAJWA NAJJAR (Canadian Premiere)
– Inspired by several historical events, Najwa Najjar’s third film is a modern-day road-trip drama that revolves around Salma and Tamer and a journey that takes them between the present and the past. To read more about the film and purchase passes  https://tinyurl.com/TPFFOpeningNight

See the film trailer  https://youtu.be/ku9y-Y9xUZs

[CLOSING NIGHT FILM] IT MUST BE HEAVEN – BY ELIA SULEIMAN
– Legendary director Elia Suleiman’s latest masterpiece is the recipient of the Festival de Cannes Jury Special Mention Award. The film revolves around Elia’s escape from Palestine to seek an alternative homeland, only to find that Palestine is trailing behind him. The promise of a new life turns into a comedy of errors.

Film passes available today  https://tinyurl.com/TPFFClosingNight

See film trailer  https://youtu.be/w6blvldmt6c
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SPECIAL EVENTS

[ART ] – Ongoing Sep 23-30:

TPFF Presents: Samar Hejazi, An Unravelling (Art Exhibit)

– Sep 26:

TPFF Presents: Rafeef Ziadah Online Performance Ft. Phil Monsour

[LITERATURE ] – Sep 23:

TPFF Reads with Zaina Arafat: You Exist Too Much

[MUSIC ] – Sep 25:

TPFF Presents: Zenobia in Online Concert

– Sep 27:

TPFF Presents: Jam Session with Hala Ayyad & Murshed Khalid

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For the complete program and tickets: https://tinyurl.com/TPFF2020

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WHAT’S NEW THIS YEAR?
– On-demand availability for films, meaning you have 48 hours to watch any film you purchase
– Flexible ticket pricing and film bundles
– Special online performances by your favourite Palestinian artists
– Thought-provoking discussions featuring local and international influential thinkers and change-makers
– Virtual and live art exhibit
– Virtual and live debut of the Local Pals film residency
– A completely online program that allows you to share the TPFF experience with your friends and community, from the comfort of your home

We thank our co-presenters

Beit Zatoun,

Canadian Arab Institute,

Pleasure Dome,

Arab Film and Media Institute,

Arab American National Museum,

KUVRD – كڤرد,

Nuwa نواة Art and Cultural Production,

Trinity Square Video,

Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT).

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival

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