Foragers – Inverness
Friday 28 October 2022, 6:00pm
Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Join us in conversation after the screening to dive deeper into Palestinian land struggles and explore how we can channel solidarity from Scotland.   Plus short: Coming Home (Naim Naif/ […]

Foragers – Glasgow
Friday 23 September 2022, 7:30pm
Centre For Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow

Join us after the film for a special spoken word performance exploring belonging, land and solidarity by Scottish-Palestinian writer, singer and actor Amira Al-Shanti, plus a conversation with Amira Al-Shanti […]

Born in Damascus
Laura Wadha | 2021
Scotland, United Kingdom | 15 min | 12+ years | Arabic with English subtitles | Closed Captions

Syrian-Scottish filmmaker Laura Wadha reconnects with her cousin after 10 years apart. Through video calls, old recordings, and ongoing processes of memory and reconciliation, they piece together the story of their family separated by war.

Coming Home
Naim Naif, Margot Bowman | 2022
United States | 11 min | 8+ years | English | Closed Captions

Palestinian-American dancers in Brooklyn maintain vibrant connection to their homeland through dabke, a traditional Levantine folk dance. A joyful, electric celebration of Palestinian heritage shot on 16mm.

Reunited
Mira Jargil | 2020
Denmark | 74 min | 12+ years | English, Arabic, Danish with English subtitles | Subtitles

A story of love across borders, and the compromises a family must make when it is torn apart by circumstances beyond its control.

Of Land and Bread
Ehab Tarabieh | 2019
Israel, Palestine | 90 min | 15+ years | English, Arabic, Hebrew with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF21

A raw account of life in occupied Palestine.

Crackdown
Manuel Succi | 2012
United Kingdom | 3 min | 12+ years | Arabic

Screened as part of TOAFF14

Arthouse mash-up of secret and CCTV footage from the frontlines of the Syrian conflict.

Toprak
Onur Yağız | 2017
France | 11 min | 8+ years | French, Turkish with English subtitles

Eight-year-old Toprak translates for his parents who can’t speak French. Today, at the hospital, he will be the first one to know if his mother’s twin babies will be his brothers or sisters.