Online Film Salon


April 11, 2021 - Q&A Discussion on “On the Side the Side of the Road” with filmmaker Lia Tarachansky and with Ghassan J. Tarazi, educator and founding member of Palestinian Christian Alliance for Peace.  Rosemarie Esber, author, oral historian, and international gender specialist moderated the discussion.

March 14, 2021 - Q&A Discussion on "The Occupation of the American Mind: Israel's Public Relations War in the United States" with Sut Jhally, producer, Executive Director of Media Education Foundation, and Professor (retired) of Communications at University of Massachusetts Amherst, and  Phil Weiss - Author and Co-Editor at Mondoweiss.  Diana Buttu, Palestinian human rights lawyer, analyst at Institute for Middle East Understanding moderated the discussion.

February 14, 2021 - Q&A Discussion with filmmaker Maurice Jacobsen and Issam Adwan, Gaza Coordinator for We Are Not Numbers on We All Live in Gaza.  Marla Schrader, Senior Director of Communications for United Palestinian Appeal moderated the conversation.







January 17, 2021 - Q&A Discussion with Panelists Saed Andoni, Saleh Kayal Tamimi, and Baha' AbuShanab on three short film - Next Generation's Perspectives on the Occupation: Three Student Films.   Suhad Babaa, Executive Director of Just Vision Films, moderated the discussion.

December 13th - Q&A Discussion with Shaina Low, Advocacy Officer at Defense for Children International–Palestine and Yaz J., former Palestinian youth detainee on the Detaining Dreams and OBAIDA.  Estee Chandler - Host/Producer of KPFK’s Middle East in Focus and Chair of JVP Action BOD moderated the discussion.

November 15 - Q&A Discussion with filmmaker Molly Stuart and with Atalya Ben-Abba, the subject of the film Objector.  Rev. Kaeley McEvoy moderated the discussion.

October 18 - Q&A Discussion on "The Ruins of Lifta" with filmmaker Menachem Daum and Dr. Daphna Golan, human rights and peace activist. Dr. Angela Miller, Professor of Art History and American Studies at Washington University in St. Louis moderated this discussion.

September 13th - Q&A Discussion with panelists Dr. Mark Braverman and Rev. Ntuthuko Nkosi, moderated by Dr. Michael Fischbach on the film Roadmap to Apartheid.

August 16th - Q&A Discussion with Kathy Sheetz Greaves and Huwaida Arraf on Rock the Boat: anatomy of a non violent action

July 19th - Q&A Discussion with Suhad Babaa and Zeina Ashrawi Hutchison on Naila and the Uprising

June 14th - Q&A Discussion with Pamela Nice and Yonaton Shapira on "It's What We Do": A Play About the Occupation

May 17th - Q&A Discussion with Miko Peled on Home Front: Portraits From Sheik Jarrah