Festival Program

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TPFF 2011 Festival Program

To purchase Tickets to TPFF:

- Order online by clicking the “Buy Tickets” button at the end of each film description in the programme

- Call 416 599 TIFF (8433) or toll free 1 888 599 8433 10 am to 7 pm daily

- In person at the at TIFF Bell Lightbox Box Office (350 King Street West, Toronto) 10 am to 10 pm Daily

- In person at the Box Office of the screening venue (opens half an hour before the scheduled screening time)

Ticket Prices to Film Screenings: regular $10, Student/Seniors $7

For more information email tickets@tpff.ca

Friday September 30, 7:00pm: TPFF 2011 Opening: Pomegranates and Myrrh

Pomegranates and Myrrh
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 1
Premiere Status:
Toronto Premiere, Ashraf Farah (Zaid) in attendance
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Najwa Najjar
Release year:
2009
Film length:
95 min
Box office:
416.599.TIFF (8433)
Country of origin:
Palestine
Missing
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 1
Premiere Status:
North American premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Tariq Rimawi
Release year:
2010
Film length:
3 min
Box office:
416.599.TIFF (8433)
Country of origin:
Jordan, UK

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Saturday October 1, 2:00pm: Arab World Perspectives – Stray Bullet + Panel

Stray Bullet
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Toronto Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 2:00pm
Director(s):
Georges Hachem (Director in attendance with Ashraf Farah of Pomegranates and Myrrh for post-screening panel)
Release year:
2010
Film length:
80 min
Box office:
416.599.TIFF (8433)
Country of origin:
Lebanon
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Sunday, Oct 2, 2011, 11:00am: Sahtain Palestinian Brunch

Sahtain - Palestinian Brunch
Buy tickets Venue:
Beit Zatoun
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 11:00am
Box office:
416.599.TIFF (8433).

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Sunday, Oct 2, 2011, 3:00pm: Panel: Arab Women and Media Representation

Panel: Arab Women and Media Representation with Ruba Nadda and Nahla Abdo
Venue:
Innis Town Hall
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 3:00pm
Copresented by
Now Magazine.
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Monday, Oct 3, 7:00pm: The Kingdom of Women

The Kingdom of Women: Ein El Helweh (Mamlakit Al Nisa'a Ein El Hilweh)
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premier
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Dahna Abourahme
Release year:
2010
Film length:
54 min
Country of origin:
Lebanon
Copresented by
Planet in Focus.
On the Heel Side
Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
North American Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Riham Isaac
Release year:
2011
Film length:
3 min
Country of origin:
Palestine
For the Resistance: A Popular Movement in Palestine
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
North American Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Sheryle Carlson
Release year:
2011
Film length:
32 min
Country of origin:
Palestine

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Monday Oct 3, 9:00pm: Zahara

Zahara
Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premier
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Mohammed Bakri
Release year:
2009
Film length:
63 min
Country of origin:
Palestine
Copresented by
imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival.
Animal Farm
Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
North American Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Nabeel Alraee and Michaela Miranda: Jenin Freedom Theatre
Release year:
2009
Film length:
10 min
Country of origin:
Palestine
Checkpoint
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Toronto Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Ruben Amar
Release year:
2010
Film length:
19 min
Country of origin:
Israel

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Tuesday Oct 4, 7:00pm: Shout

Shout
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
North American Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Ester Gould, Sabine Lubbe Bakker
Release year:
2010
Film length:
75 min
Country of origin:
The Netherlands
Copresented by
Diaspora Film Festival.
No Sharp Objects
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
North American Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
UNRWA, Johan Eriksson
Release year:
2010
Film length:
39 min
Country of origin:
Palestine

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Tuesday Oct 4, 9:00pm: Enemy Alien

Enemy Alien
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Aderer, Konrad (Director in attendance)
Release year:
2011
Film length:
81 min
Country of origin:
United States of America
Copresented by
Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival.
Full Court Press: Israel, Berkeley and the Divestment Resolution
Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Paxton. Anne
Release year:
2011
Film length:
30 min
Country of origin:
United States of America

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Wednesday Oct 5, 7:00pm: This Is My Picture When I Was Dead

This is My Picture When I was Dead
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Mahmoud Al Massad
Release year:
2010
Film length:
80 min
Country of origin:
Netherlands, USA, UAE
Copresented by
Reel World.
138 Pounds in my Pocket: The story of Hind al-Husseini
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Sahera Dirbas
Release year:
2009
Film length:
19 min
Country of origin:
Palestine, Norway

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Wednesday Oct 5, 9:00pm: Children of the Revolution

Children of the Revolution
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
North American Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Shane O’Sullivan (May Shigenobu in attendance for Q&A)
Release year:
2010
Film length:
90 min
Country of origin:
Ireland, Germany, England
Copresented by
Images Festival.

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The Story of Milk and Honey
Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Basma Al-Sharif
Release year:
2011
Film length:
10 min
Country of origin:
Lebanon

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Thursday Oct 6, 7:00pm: (No) Laughing Matter

(No) Laughing Matter (Blagues à part)
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Vanessa Rousselot
Release year:
2010
Film length:
54 min
Country of origin:
France
Copresented by
Cinéfranco.

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Yellow Mums (Sufir)
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
North American Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Firas Khoury
Release year:
2010
Film length:
32 min
Country of origin:
Israel / Palestine
The Incredible Juicer
Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
North American Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Tahani Awad
Release year:
2011
Film length:
2 min
Country of origin:
Lebanon

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Thursday Oct 6, 9:00pm: Occupation Has No Future

Occupation Has No Future: Militarism + Resistance in Israel/Palestine
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
David Zlutnick
Release year:
2010
Film length:
84 min
Country of origin:
United States of America
Copresented by
AI Reel Awareness Film Festival.
Into the Belly of the Whale
Buy tickets Venue:
Jackman Hall, AGO
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Hazim Bitar
Release year:
2010
Film length:
25 min
Country of origin:
Jordan

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Friday Oct 7, 7:00pm: Hip Hop is Bigger than the Occupation

Hip Hop is Bigger than the Occupation
Trailer:
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Buy tickets Venue:
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 1
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Existence is Resistance, Nana Dankwa (Shadia Mansour, Mazzi of S.O.U.L. Purpose and others in attendance for Q&A)
Release year:
2010
Film length:
90 min
Country of origin:
United States of America
Copresented by
Manifesto Festival of Community and Culture.
Copresented by
test 2
Copresented by
test 3
Keffiyeh: Made in Palestine
Buy tickets Venue:
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 1
Premiere Status:
Canadian Premiere
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Faiveley, Benoit
Release year:
2009
Film length:
7 min
Country of origin:
France

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Friday Oct 7, 9:00pm: TPFF Closing Night Party ft. Shadia Mansour

Friday, October 7, 9:00pm TPFF Closing Night Party ft. Shadia Mansour
Venue:
The pilot Tavern
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Event Facebook Page:
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TPFF 2011 Pre-Festival Program
Tickets: Events are either “by donation” or tickets are available at the door

see individual events for details


For more information email info@tpff.ca

Friday May 13, 9:30pm: TPFF Launch Party featuring Omar Offendum

TPFF Launch Party with Omar Offendum
Venue:
The Rivoli
Premiere Status:
The Rivoli, 334 Queen Street West: $10 cover: 19+
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:30pm

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Friday July 15, 9:00pm: Outdoor Screening – Checkpoint Rock – Christie Pits Park (Toronto)

Checkpoint Rock
Trailer:
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Venue:
Christie Pits Park
Premiere Status:
Free Admission
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 9:00pm
Director(s):
Javier Corcueran and Fermin Muguruza
Release year:
2009
Film length:
70 min
Country of origin:
Spain

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Wednesday, September 14 · 7:00pm: Slingshot HipHop – Free Outdoor Film Screening (York U)

Slingshot HipHop
Venue:
York University – The Commons
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 7:00pm
Director(s):
Jackie Reem Salloum
Copresented by
Future Cinema Lab, Community Arts Practice (CAP) program, Cinema Politica, and OPIRG.

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Thursday, September 22 · 4:00pm: Tribute to Juliano Mer Khamis and the Jenin Freedom Theatre

Tribute to Juliano Mer Khamis and the Jenin Freedom Theatre
Venue:
OCAD University – Room 327
Date and time:
25 Dec 2014, 4:00pm
Country of origin:
Palestine
Copresented by
Art Creates Change series at OCAD University.
Event Facebook Page:
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