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Film Festivals

Parnu International Documentary and Anthropology Film Festival Estonia. July 2003
Napolidanza Napoli, Italy. July 2003
Videotheatre. New York City. July 2003
ARCPA/AL-JANA Film Festival. Beirut, Lebanon. May 2003
San Francisco International Film Festival. San Francisco, CA April 2003
XXI Festival Cinematografico Internacional del Uruguay Montevideo, Uruguay April 2003
Bermuda International Film Festival Bermuda. April 2003
First Look Student Film Festival. Denver, Colorado. April, 2003.
Johns Hopkins University Film Festival Baltimore, Maryland. April 2003
KeyWestIndieFest Key West, Florida. April 2003
Iowa City International Documentary Festival. Iowa, March 2003
Thessaloniki Int’l Documentary Film Festival. Thessaloniki, Greece. March 2003
Malmo International Children and Young People’s Film Festival. Malmo, Sweden. March 2003
Tiburon International Film Festival. Tiburon, California. March 2003
The Black Maria Film/Video Festival Jersey City, New Jersey. March 2003
Dance On Camera Festival, New York City, New York. January 2003
Anchorage Film Festival, Anchorage, Alaska. December 2002
Human Rights Film Festival, Buenos Aires, Argentina. November 2002
International Festival for Independent Film, Brussels, Belgium November 2002
Film Arts Foundation Film Festival, San Francisco, California. November 2002
Cinemayaat/Arab Film Festival, San Francisco, California. November 2002
Mill Valley Film Festival, Mill Valley, California. October 10 and 12, 2002
Sacramento Film Festival, Sacramento, California. October 5, 2002
The Seattle International Film Festival. Seattle, Washington. June 2 and 5, 2002.
American Dance Film Festival. Durham, North Carolina. June 21, 2002
Cinevue Film Festival, Florida. July 2002
The Middle East and North African Film Festival. Dearing, Michigan. May 17, 2002

Partial List of Activist and Educational Screenings

Ibdaa has played at dozens of activist and educational events worldwide. The following if a sample list of those screenings. For more information contact

Ecole de Langue, Galileo High School, Mountain View High School, and other schools in the San Francisco Bay Area as part of the ‘Outreach to Schools’ sponsored by the San Francisco International Film Festival. April 2003.

Benefit for 3 Dheisheh Camp Students Artists Television Access and local community center screenings to benefit 3 Palestinian refugees who recently moved to the San Francisco Bay Area from Palestine to pursue University degrees. Ongoing - April 2003.

Week of Solidarity with Palestine. Madrid, Spain, April 4-12, 2003
Box Shop Artists’ Co-op program focused on cultural awareness, March 28, 2003.
“Report Back From Palestine” (MECA), Berkeley, California. August 15, 2002.
Red Vic Movie House, San Francisco, California. May 2002
Film Finals. San Francisco State University. San Francisco, California. May 17, 2002
US Omen Medical Fundraiser for Palestine. San Francisco, California. May 19, 2002
California Institute for Integral Studies. San Francisco, California. May 10, 2002
Arab American Community Center, Orlando, Florida. May 2002
St. Gabriel’s Church, San Francisco, California. May 2002.
Arab Youth Group, Orlando, Florida. May 2002
American Arab Anti-Discrimination Center, Atlanta, Georgia. May 2002
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. May 2002.
“Peace in the Middle East.” Pacifica California. May 3, 2002
Castlemont High School. Oakland, California. April 30, 2002.
Berkeley High School. Berkeley, California. April 30, 2002.
Arab Community Center. San Francisco, California. April 20, 2002
Columbia University. New York City. April 8, 2002.
New York University. New York City. April 7, 2002.
Beaver Street Collective (Artists’ Cooperative). New York City. April 6, 2002
Hunter’s College. New York City. April 4, 2002
City Univerisity of New York. New York City. April 2, 2002
Ramallah Club. San Francisco, California. March 30, 2002


KQED. PBS Affiliate. San Francisco, California. July - December 2002
Bethlehem Television. Bethlehem, Palestine May - July 2002.
Upcoming Broadcasts in Sweden and Cairo, Egypt.