Palestinian festival drops film over director’s Israel trips

File – In this Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 file photo, Lebanese film director Ziad Doueiri, speaks to journalists after being released by a military court, in Beirut, Lebanon, . A Palestinian film festival on Sunday canceled the screening of a movie by Doueirifollowing pressure by activists who opposed his previous work in Israel. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File)


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, send us an email.