Friday, May 5 at 8:00pm | In a Palestinian town, Tamer and his friends lead a typical high school student's life until the arrival of the beautiful Maysaa. To please her, Tamer agrees to take part in a mysterious flag operation on the eve of Israel's Independence Day which is a mourning day for Palestinians. Preceded by A TRIP TO THE MOTHERLAND (2022, dir. Ali Abushama, 3 min.) and WALLS CANNOT KEEP US FROM FLYING (2021, dir. Jonathan Mehring, 13 min.).

Chicago Palestine Film FestivalFounded in 2001, the Chicago Palestine Film Festival (CPFF) is the world’s longest consecutive running festival of its kind. CPFF is dedicated to presenting a film festival that is open, critical, and reflective of the culture, experience, and vision of the filmmakers. View full festival.

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