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<i>Letter to a Refusing Pilot</i>. 2013. Lebanon. Directed by Akram Zaatari. Courtesy of the Filmmaker
  • Letter to a Refusing Pilot

    2013. Lebanon. 34 min.

  • This Day

    2003. Lebanon. Akram Zaatari. 86 min.

Monday, February 24, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Letter to a Refusing Pilot

    2013. Lebanon. Directed by Akram Zaatari. Shown here in its single-channel version, Letter to a Refusing Pilot, which premiered in the Lebanese pavilion at the Venice Biennale in 2013 as a video installation, explores a rumor that circulated in the artist’s hometown about an Israeli fighter pilot's refusal to bomb a school during the Israeli invasion of southern Lebanon. New York premiere. 34 min.

  • This Day

    2003. Lebanon. Directed by Akram Zaatari. Zaatari's visual essay, shot in Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan, uses transportation, video, and photography to examine images circulating in a historically charged Middle East. 86 min.