Born in Deir Yassin (France, Israel / 63mins / 2017)
Carnegie Institution for Science
Washington, DC
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Born in Deir Yassin (France, Israel / 63mins / 2017)
Born in Deir Yassin (France, Israel / 63mins / 2017) by Neta Shoshani

The film tells the story of Deir Yassin, the Arab village conquered in a highly controversial and pivotal battle in 1948, and turned into the government-owned psychiatric hospital in 1951. Today, there is no access to Deir Yassin or to the classified photographs locked away in the archives of the Israel Defense Forces. It is a stain on Israels past, that no one likes to talk about or acknowledge. The film discloses the Israeli narrative of Deir Yassin, resulting in a mass exodus of Arab residents which was considered the beginning of the Palestinian refugee problem.

A panel discussion will follow.

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Carnegie Institution for Science (View)
Elihu Root Auditorium, 1530 P St., NW
Washington, DC 20005
United States

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Film > Festivals
Film > Movies
Film > Premiers

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Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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