Film as Cultural Artifact: Palestinian Cinema in the Days of Revolution by Nadia Yaqub

A Book Review by Thomas Puhr. What does it mean to “document” a displaced people? Do humanitarian films, while helpful in raising awareness, inherently depict a people as helpless victims? How should the displaced go about documenting themselves? Are their own representations, while providing a sense of agency for both the filmmaker and his or … Continue reading Film as Cultural Artifact: Palestinian Cinema in the Days of Revolution by Nadia Yaqub