August 4, 2016
Special Thursday night film screening: ORIENTED. 8:30 p.m. Free.
ORIENTED follows the lives of three gay Palestinian friends as they confront their national and sexual identities in modern Tel Aviv, Israel. There's Khader, a nightlife "darling" who lives with his Jewish boyfriend, David, and their dog, Otis; Fadi, an ardent Palestinian nationalist who finds himself falling in love with an Israeli soldier; Naeem, who must find the courage to come out to his conservative family from a small northern village. Determined to change their reality, the three friends form a nonviolent, cultural resistance group called "Qambuta" (Cauliflower) to advocate for sexual, ethnic and gender equality. Meanwhile, a war is brewing...
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