March for Palestine
Cinema Neuf is dedicating the entirety of our March 2024 program to Palestine, in solidarity with the atrocities they are experiencing.All proceeds will go to The Palestine Committee of Norway.
Opening Weekend – Palestinian Identity
March 1st – March 3d
“I don’t decide to represent anything except myself - But this self is full of collective memory”
– Mahmoud Darwish
Week 1 – Forms of Resistance
March 4th – March 8th
“A woman tells him a pen is a sword. What’s a pen to a rifle? Another fed him a sonnet. If Shakespeare was from here, he wouldn’t be writing.”
– Mohammed El-Kurd
Week 2 – Voices of Hope and Resilience
March 11th – March 15th
Nowadays it is easy to fall into the traps of hopelessness - and essential not to. This week’s series of films aims to resist narratives of defeat; they all, in one way or another, celebrate life and resilience.
Week 3 – Bearing Witness
March 18th – March 22nd
“I hear Him cry: “a billion silent, a million killed.” The sound of weeping rings out And though I am no obedient worshipper, I pray.”