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October 2017

Congregation Shaarey Zedek (East Lansing, MI)
Sunday, October 8th, 4:00-6:00 PM
Davis Family Social Hall – 1924 Coolidge Road.
Director Lisa Gossels will lead a post-screening discussion.
Refreshments will be served.
This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact Patty Warshaw: executive@shaareyzedek.com
Sponsored by the Cultural Committee of Congregation Shaarey Zedek

Alma College (Alma, MI)
Monday, October 9th, 7:00-9:00 PM
Dow Science Building, Room L-1 – 614. W. Superior Street
Director Lisa Gossels will lead a post-screening discussion.
This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact Dr. Joanne Gilbert: gilbert@alma.edu
Sponsored by Alma College Hillel

March 2017

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (Greensboro, NC)
War & Peace Imagined
Saturday, March 11th at 1:00pm – Hemphill Library
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.

Whittier College (Whittier, CA)
Interfaith Screening and Discussion Series
Monday, March 27th; 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Garrett House – Haverhill Road
Skype Q&A with Director Lisa Gossels
This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact Rosemary P. Carbine: rcarbine@whittier.edu
Sponsored by the Religious Studies Department and Garrett House

February 2017

Mount Saint Mary College (Newburgh, NY)
Monday, February 27th at 7:00pm
Kaplan Family Library & Learning Center – Room 218 – 330 Powell Avenue
Director Lisa Gossels will participate in post-screening discussion with Dr. Yasmine Kalkstein, Associate Professor of Psychology and Dr. Orin Strauchler, Assistant Dean of Student Support Services and Director of Counseling – moderated by Dean Goldberg, Associate Professor of Communication Arts.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here more information or contact Barbara Petruzzelli, Director Kaplan Library & Learning Center: 845.569.3601
Sponsored by the Division of Arts and Letters, Catholic & Dominican Institute and the Kaplan Library & Learning Center at Mount Saint Mary College.

November 2016

Mt. San Jacinto College (San Jacinto, CA)
Tuesday, November 15th – 5;00pm – 7:30pm
MSJC San Jacinto Theater – 1499 N. State Street
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact Raymond Shaw at rshaw@msjc.edu or 951-487-3491.
Sponsored by the Diversity Committee of Mt. San Jacinto College. Co-Sponsored by the Hemet-San Jacinto Interfaith Council and the Human Relations Council of the Hemet, San Jacinto, Menifee Region.

October 2016

Hollins University (Roanoke, VA)
Thursday, October 20 at 7:30pm
Babcock Auditorium, Dana Science Building
Documentary & Discussion.
This event is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the Chaplain’s office and Voices of Faith.

May 2016

2016 Jewish Film Festival of Grand Rapids (MI)
Sunday, May 1st at 7:00pm
Celebration! Cinema North – Corner of Knapp St. & East Beltline
To reserve tickets ($6) in advance, call 616 942 5553
Tickets will also be available on the day of the screening.
www.jewishgrandrapids.org

March 2016

Berklee College of Music (Boston, MA)
Tuesday, March 1 – 7:00 – 9:00pm
The Loft – 921 Boylston Street, 3rd Floor
Director Lisa Gossels and Muna, a past Building Bridges for Peace Staff Member, who is Palestinian, will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Co-Sponsored by The Office Diversity & Inclusion and the Liberal Arts Department, with the Student Activities Center.

February 2016

Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA)
Tuesday, February 23rd – 7:00 – 9:00pm
Gamble Auditorium (in the Art Building )
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the Office of Religious & Spiritual Life, with the Division of Student Affairs.

November 2015

JCC of Greater Rochester (Rochester, NY)
Shalom Chaver: Yitzhak Rabin, Twenty Years Later:
A tribute to Yitzhak Rabin on the eve of the twentieth anniversary of his assassination.
Tuesday November 3rd – 7:00 – 9:00pm
1200 Edgewood Avenue
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here to register in advance. Or come on the evening of the screening.
Screening preceded by a short tribute to Rabin’s legacy and unwavering commitment to peace.

University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)
Wednesday, November 11th from 8:00 – 10:00pm
Interfaith Chapel – Brennan Room
500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Co-sponsored by the Interfaith Chapel, U of R Hillel, Student Association for the Development of Arab Cultural Awareness (SADACA) and The Paul J. Burgett Intercultural Center.

Alma College (Alma, MI)
Monday, November 16th from 7:00 – 9:00pm
Swanson Academic Center, Room 113
614 W. Superior St.
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by: The Women’s Issues Advisory Board, The Center for Student Opportunity, The Chapel, The AC Democrats, The Office of Diversity and Inclusion, The Office of Student Life, the departments of Communication and New Media Studies, English, Political Science, Religious Studies, History, Modern Languages, Philosophy, The Public Affairs program, The Women’s and Gender Studies Program, Literacy Beyond Borders and Amnesty International.

2015 Mideast Film Festival (Sonoma, CA)
Presented by Sonomans for Justice and Peace in Palestine
Sunday, November 22nd at 3:00pm
Sonoma Community Center – Andrews Hall
276 East Napa Street
Followed by a Q&A panel with Therese Mughannam (Palestinian American/Christian), Lois Perlman (Jewish), Rabbi Steve Finley and other guests.
This event is free and open to the public, with a suggested donation.

October 2015

Amherst College (Northampton, MA)
Wednesday and Thursday, October 14th and 15th – 7:00pm
Keefe Campus Center Theater – 31 Mead Drive
Director Lisa Gossels will do Q&A’s after both screenings.
These events are free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Co-sponsors: Program in Film and Media Studies; Departments of Religion and Art and the History of Art; Offices of Diversity, Religious Life, and Student Affairs; Multicultural Resource Center; Women’s & Gender Center; Amherst Friends of Israel; AmherstLEADS; Amherst United Left; Multifaith Council and the Schwemm Fund.

August 2015

Grand Valley Peace & Justice Film Series (Grand Junction, CO)
Wednesday, August 12th at 5:30pm
Mesa County Central Library – 443 N 6th Street
This screening is free and open to the public.

May 2015

West Hill Friends meeting (Portland, OR)
Sunday, May 17th at 5:00pm
At West Hill Friends Church – 7425 SW 52nd Street
Ed Kraus of J Street Portland will introduce the film and facilitate a post-screening discussion.
Light refreshments will be served.
This event is open to the public, with a $10 suggested donation.
No need to reserve in advance.
For more information, call Lisa Stiller at 775 232 2823
Co-sponsored by West Hill Friends and J Street Portland.

March 2015

Whitman College (Walla Walla, WA)
Wednesday, March 4th at 7:00pm
Kimball Theater – in the Hunter Conservatory
Director Lisa Gossels will lead a post-screening discussion.
There will be a dessert reception after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Co-Sponsored by Whitman College’s Office of Religious and Spiritual Life and Intercultural Center.

January 2015

Central Oregon Community College (Bend, OR)
“Season of Nonviolence’ Film
Thursday, January 29th – 4:00 to 6:00pm
Hitchcock Auditorium, Pioneer Hall
Assistant Professor of History, Jessica Hammerman,
will facilitate a post-screening discussion.
Call 541-383-7412 or click here for more information.
This event is free and open to the public.
Co-sponsored by the COCC Multicultural Center and Jewish Student Club.

November 2014

Bethlehem Public Library (Delmar, NY)
Tuesday, November 11th, 7:00 – 8:45 pm
451 Delaware Avenue
Michael Rice will lead a post-screening discussion
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information
Sponsored by Bethlehem Neighbors for Peace

Temple Habonim (Barrington, RI)
Sunday, November 16th at 3:30pm
165 New Meadow Road
Director Lisa Gossels will lead a post-screening discussion.
After the Q&A, there will be a reception with Middle East snacks.
This event is free and open to the public.

University of North Carolina Charlotte (Charlotte, NC)
International Education Week Programming
Wednesday, November 19th at 7:00pm
In the Student Union Theatre (first floor)
8845 Craver Road (There is a parking lot connected to the building)
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Co-sponsored by the Chancellor’s Diversity Challenge Fund, the Office of International Programs, the Multicultural Resource Center, the Office of Religious & Spiritual Life, UNC Charlotte Hillel, Muslim Students Association, Philosophy Department, Global, International & Area Studies, Film Studies and Religious Studies.

October 2014

Philipstown Depot Theatre (Garrison, NY)
Sunday October, 19th at 4:00pm
10 Garrisons Landing
BHA’s Rabbi Brent Spodek will lead a post-screening discussion.
Refreshments will be served.
Click here to purchase tickets ($20).
Click here for more information about the screening.
Co-Sponsored by the Philipstown Reform Synagogue and Beacon Hebrew Alliance

September 2014

Interfaith Screening and Panel Discussion (Oklahoma City, OK)
“Building Bridges for Peace”
Thursday, September 11, 2014 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm
St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Christian Life Center
222 NW 15th Street – Parking on NW 14th and Harvey
Speaker Panel: Rev. Wendy Lambert, Rabbi Vered Harris and Dr. Imam Imad Enchassi
This screening is free and open to the public, but tickets are required for admission.
Click here for more information. Contact any of the sponsors for tickets.
Co-sponsored by CAIR Oklahoma (Council on American-Islamic Relations), Emmanuel Synagogue, the Islamic Society of Greater Oklahoma City, St. Luke’s United Methodist Church and Temple B’nai Israel.

First Parish in Cambridge Unitarian Universalist (Cambridge, MA)
Friday, September 19th at 7:00pm
3 Church Street in Harvard Square – In the parlor.
This screening is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by The Social Justice Council and the Middle East Education Group at First Parish Cambridge.

July 2014

Reel Works (Brooklyn, NY)
Friday Night Movie Night
Friday, July 18th from 6:30 – 9pm (The screening starts at 7pm)
540 President Street, Suite 2F
“My So-Called Enemy” will be preceded by the screening of a short student film,
“From the Eyes of the Deceived,” by Rama Beidak.
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after our film screens.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.

May 2014

Congregation Beth Shalom (Bloomington, IN)
Thursday, May 8th at 7:30pm
3750 E 3rd Street
Two respondents will comment and Professor Susan Seizer will moderate a post-screening discussion.
This event is free and open to the public. Click here for more information.

April 2014

Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre (East Rockaway, NY)
Israel Film Series
Thursday, April 3rd at 7:45pm
295 Main Street – in the Sanctuary
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is open to the public with a suggested donation.
Click here for more information.

Monmouth University’s Annual Global Understanding Convention (West Long Branch, NJ)
Thursday April 10th from 8:00am – 9:45am
H. R. Young Auditorium, Bey Hall – 400 Cedar Avenue
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening during
Professor Saliba Sarsar’s Comparative Politics of the Middle East class.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Sponsored by the the Monmouth Center for World Religions and Ethical Thought (MCWRET), the Monmouth Dialogue Group and the U.S. President’s Interfaith Initiative at Monmouth University.

First Parish in Cambridge Unitarian Universalist (Cambridge, MA)
Sunday, April 27th at 12:30pm
3 Church Street in Harvard Square
Rev. Mykal Slack will lead a post-screening discussion.
This screening is free and open to the public.
Donations to help defray costs will be gratefully received.
Sponsored by the Middle East Education Group

March 2014

Women’s Film Festival (Brattleboro, VT)
Fundraiser for the Women’s Freedom Center
Saturday, March 8th at 4:00pm
New England Youth Theater – 100 Flat Street
This event is open to the public. Tickets are $8.
Click here for more information

Women’s Equity Council UNA-USA San Diego | UN Foundation (San Diego, CA)
In Honor of International Women’s Day
Saturday, March 8th at 4:00pm
Women’s Museum of California
2730 Historic Decatur Road, Suite 103
This event is open to the public.

Clark University (Worcester, MA)
Women’s History Month Programming

Thursday, March 13th from 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Johnson Auditorium (120 Sackler) – 950 Main Street
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Co-sponsored by Women’s and Gender Studies Program, IDSC Undergraduate Program, IDSC Graduate Program and Student Association, Department of Political Science, Department of Sociology, Graduate School of Geography, Peace Studies Program, Clark Hillel and the Muslim Youth Support Community (MYSC).

Seattle First Baptist Church and Bet Alef Meditative Synagogue (Seattle, WA)
Israel/Palestine Educational Film Series
Sunday, March 16th at 6:00pm
1111 Harvard Avenue – Free parking in the lot behind the building until 9:00pm
Cathy Merchant, an Israel/Palestine reconciliation activist and former Compassionate Listening Project trip leader will lead the post-screening discussion.
This event is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the Social Justice Committee of the church and synagogue

Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
International Lens Film Series
Tuesday, March 18th at 7:30pm
Vanderbilt University Sarratt Cinema
2013 Vanderbilt Place – Sarrat Student Center
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.

Smith College (Northampton, MA)
Monday, March 31st 5:00 – 7:30pm
Seelye Hall – 201
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for tickets and more information.
Co-sponsored by Film Studies, American Studies, Jewish Studies, Study of Women and Gender, Middle East Studies, the Departments of Religion, Anthropology, The Smith School of Social Work, The Amherst College Film and Media Studies Program, The Mount Holyoke College Program in Film Studies and The Hampshire College Humanities Program.

February 2014

The ACADEMi of Life (New York, NY)
An Evening at the Movies Series
Wednesday, February 12th at 7:00pm
New York Society for Ethical Culture – 2 West 64th Street
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
Tickets are $19.00 (Popcorn included)
Click here for tickets and more information.

Mittleman Jewish Community Center (Portland, OR)
Sunday, February 16th at 2:00pm
In the JCC Ballroom – 6651 SW Capitol Highway
There will be a discussion after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, Portland@jstreet.org or www.facebook.com/jstreetportland
Sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland and J Street Portland.

National Association of College & University Chaplains (NACUC) Annual Conference (Tacoma, WA)
‘The Future of Religion: On Campus and Beyond’
Monday, February 17th at 7:30pm
Hotel Murano – 1320 Broadway – Venice Ballroom
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free for conference participants and open to the public.
Click here for more information.

2014 Farthest North Jewish Film Festival (Fairbanks, AK)
Thursday February, 27th at 6:30 p.m.
West Ridge University of Alaska Fairbanks
Murie Building – Murie Auditorium – 982 Koyukuk Drive
Film Festival Director Thad Keener will moderate a Q&A after the screening.
This event is open to the public with a suggested donation.
Click here for more information.
Co-sponsored by the Women’s Center at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks

December 2013

Jefferson High School Multicultural Film Festival (Portland, OR)
Sunday, December 10th at 6:00pm
North Portland Neighborhood Library
512 N. Killingsworth St.
Admission is free and on a first come, first serve basis
Click here for more information.

November 2013

Cinebarre Movie Theatre (Mt. Pleasant, SC)
Fundraiser for the East Cooper Montessori Charter School’s 6th Grade Model UN Delegation
Sunday, November 17th at 2:00pm
963 Houston Northcutt Boulevard
Two high school students will introduce the film and do a Q&A.
Please RSVP to alyssondra@gmail.com to reserve tickets –
($10 adults/$8 youth) – and bring cash or a check to the theater.

October 2013

2013 Mumbai Women’s International Film Festival (India)
World Cinebusters Section 
Sunday, October 13th at 2:45pm
Broadway Cinemas  – Annex Mall, Borivali (E), Mumbai
Click here for for tickets and more information.

July 2013

The Center for Living Peace  (Irvine, CA)
Peace in Motion Cafe 
Friday, July 12th at 7:00pm
4139 Campus Drive
There will be a discussion after the screening.
This event is open to the public.
Click here for more information.

2013 Ames Amzalak Rochester Jewish Film Festival (Rochester, NY)
Wednesday, July 24th at 6:00pm
The Little Theatre – 240 East Avenue
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A with Rabbi Debbi Till after the screening.
Click here for tickets and more information.

May 2013

The First Presbyterian Church (Bend, OR)
Screening and Fundraiser for Marley Forest to attend Seeds of Peace
Tuesday, May 14th at 7:00pm
230 NE 9th Street
Rotarians and Marley Forest will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is open to the public on a donation basis.
Sponsored by the Peace Committee of the Mt. Bachelor Rotary Club in Bend. All proceeds will help defray the costs of Marley Forest, one of 20 high school students selected for the American Youth Delegation, to attend the Seeds of Peace program this summer.

U.N. International School (Queens, NY)
Friday, May 17th: Reception at 6:30pm; Screening at 7:15pm
173-53 Croydon Road – Jamaica Estates, NY
Exact location TBD (follow the signs when you arrive)
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
No children please.
Sponsored by the UNIS Queens Parents Association

April 2013

Central Connecticut State University (New Britain, CT)

Wednesday, April 3rd from 6:00 – 8:00pm and a reception
Davidson Hall – Torp Theatre
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Co-sponsored by Hillel, the Muslim Students Association and the Student Government Association.

UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
At The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Monday, April 8th at 7:00pm
2121 Allston Way
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Co-Sponsored by UC Berkeley’s Jewish Studies Program, Peace and Conflict Studies Program, School of Journalism, Center for Middle Eastern Studies and the Olive Tree Initiative.

Osher Marin JCC (San Rafael, CA)
Salaam, Shalom: Speaking of Peace Series

Wednesday, April 10th from 7:00 – 9:00pm
200 N. San Pedro Road
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information – and a long list of co-sponsors.

Lakewood Public Library (Lakewood, OH)
Sunday, April 28th from 6:00 – 8:00pm
Main Library – 15425 Detroit Avenue
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Co-sponsored by Beth Israel, The West Temple and the Lakewood Public Library.

March 2013

Roosevelt High School (Seattle, WA)
Hands for a Bridge-sponsored screening
Saturday, March 2nd at 7:00pm
Roosevelt High School Auditorium – 1410 NE 66th Street
Followed by a discussion moderated by the University of Washington’s award-winning senior lecturer, Dr. Anu Taranath on using dialogue to build bridges of understanding across chasms of race, culture, class and privilege.
Click here for tickets and more information.

The Nomad Theatre (Boulder, CO)
Building Bridges-sponsored screening
Wednesday, March 13th at 7:00pm
1410 Quince Avenue
Rawan, the Building Bridges Middle East Program Director – and a main character in the movie – will do a Q&A after the screening. Building Bridges staff will also be in attendance.
Space is limited.
Please rsvp to info@BuildingBridgesShift.org

Tribeca Film Center (New York, NY)
Building Bridges-sponsored screening
Tuesday, March 19th from 7:00 – 9:00pm
375 Greenwich Street – Second Floor Screening Room
Rawan and Gal, two of the main characters in the movie, will do a Q&A after the screening.
Building Bridges staff and Director Lisa Gossels will also be in attendance.
Space is limited.
Please rsvp to info@BuildingBridgesShift.org

February 2013

Assumption College (Worcester, MA)
Justice For and By Women:  A Global Documentary Film Series
Tuesday, February 5th at 7:00pm
Alden Trust Auditorium (Kennedy 112) – 500 Salisbury Street
Director Lisa Gossels will do a Q&A after the screening.
This event is free and open to the public.
Click here for more information.
Co-Sponsored by the Women’s Studies and Peace Studies Programs.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The First Tuesday Interfaith Film Series
Tuesday, February 5th at 7:00pm
University YMCA – Murphy Lounge
1001 S. Wright Street
Click here for more information.
Co-sponsored by Interfaith in Action, Illini Hillel, University YMCA, Diversity & Social Justice Education, and paid for by Student Cultural Programming Fee