Interview with Annemarie Jacir

Annemarie Jacir

16 minutes Available from Friday 20th November, 7pm, and free to view until Saturday 28th November. We love the subtlety of Annemarie Jacir’s films, and we are thrilled that she is taking time from a busy schedule to join us from Palestine for an interview about her work, and her views on contemporary Arab cinema. … Read more

Jews Step Forward – Panel Discussion


A partnership event with Pax Christi and Justice & Peace (Leeds Diocese) 25th November 7.30-8.30pm UK time Available to view free until the end of the Festival Our panel will be discussing issues raised in the film, Jews Step Forward, and answering any questions you may like to ask. To submit a question: • Type … Read more

Conversation About Annemarie Jacir

AMJ speaker event

30 minutes Available to view free throughout the Festival Saeed Taji Farouky in conversation with Catriona Mahmoud We are delighted to be celebrating the work of the acclaimed Palestinian director Annemarie Jacir this year. Deepen your appreciation of her two successful dramas in our programme – When I Saw You and Wajib – by tuning … Read more

Through The Eyes Of Others – Launch Event

LPFF launch event

Saturday 14th November 7.00 – 7.30pm UK time Available to view free throughout the Festival A warm welcome to get you into Festival mood from: Mariam Zaqout, on behalf of the Festival team and Councillor Judith Blake, the leader of Leeds City Council Can powerful stories create change? Emma Alpert interviewed by Kholoud Al-Ajarma Emma … Read more