March 9th: Peace, Propaganda & the Promised Land

Posted: February 18, 2017 by admin in Uncategorized


Prisoners’ Justice Film Festival presents: Peace, Propaganda & the Promised Land
Presented in partnership with the Solidarity Film Coalition and Cinema Politica
March 9th from 6:30pm – 9:30pm in the Kenny Theatre.
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Peace, Propaganda & the Promised Land provides a striking comparison of U.S. and international media coverage of the crisis in the Middle East, zeroing in on how structural distortions in U.S. coverage have reinforced false perceptions of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. This pivotal documentary exposes how the foreign policy interests of American political elites–oil, and a need to have a secure military base in the region, among others–work in combination with Israeli public relations strategies to exercise a powerful influence over how news from the region is reported.

There will be a panel discussion with Q&A after the screening.

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The festival takes place on the ancestral lands of the Haudenosaunee, Anishinaabek, Lenape, Huron-Wendat, and Attawandaron Peoples. All events are free (donations welcome), wheelchair accessible, and scent-reduced—please do not use or wear scented products, including essential oils. We will be continuing to update the information on this event page and our website. Please contact us (PJFFLondon@gmail.com) with any questions.

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