The 21%: The Lives of Arab Citizens of Israel | November 19
The 21%: The Lives of Arab Citizens of Israel | November 19Nov 19, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm
THE 21%: THE LIVES OF ARAB CITIZENS OF ISRAEL
Thursday, November 19, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Join Greater Washington Forum on Israeli Arab Issues and the Edlavitch DCJCC for the 10th annual in-depth exploration of the daily lives and challenges of Arab citizens of Israel. Featuring a screening of Breaking Bread followed by a moderated conversation with director Beth Elise Hawk and Gazala Halabi.
The event will include a screening of Breaking Bread, an inspiring documentary about Dr. Nof Atamna-Ismaeel—the first Muslim Arab to win Israel's MasterChef—who is on a quest to make social change through food. The film will be available from November 16, 2:00 PM – November 19, 12:00 PM. On Thursday, November 19 at 1:00 PM, Soupergirl co-founder, Sara Polon will moderate a discussion between Breaking Bread director Beth Elise Hawk and celebrity chef Gazala Halabi, who celebrates her Israeli Druze heritage through the cuisine at her lauded NYC restaurant.
Registration for the discussion is included with your pay-what-you-choose film rental of the film Breaking Bread. The film will be available via JxJ’s virtual cinema platform from November 16, 2:00 PM – November 19, 12:00 PM. Watch the film on your own schedule any time before the panel discussion on November 19, 1:00 PM-2:00 PM.
This film is only available to viewers in DC, MD, and VA, but the panel discussion will be available for live streaming and post-program viewing by audiences everywhere.
Sponsored by the Greater Washington Forum on Israeli Arab Issues and the Edlavitch DCJCC.
Lead Support provided by The Naomi and Nehemiah Cohen Foundation and The Lois and Richard England Family Foundation.