Voices of the Middle East and North Africa

Voices of the Middle East and North Africa – “The Battle for Justice in Palestine and the San Francisco International Film Festival”

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Host Khalil Bendib speaks with Ali Abunimah, co-founder and director of The Electronic Intifada about his new book, “The Battle for Justice in Palestine” We’ll ask him about the movement for boycott, divestment, and sanctions against Israel and the future of Palestine.

Later in the program, Malihe Razazan interviews Rachel Rosen, director of programming at the San Francisco International Film Festival about the annual festival, which will start on April 24th and it will run throughMay 5th. This year’s festival will feature 168 films, including 74 Narrative Features, 29 Documentaries, and a number of world and U.S. Premieres, including a number of films from the Middle East and North Africa.