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NewGen Chicago Presents: Advocate Film Screening

05/04/2023 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT

Join NIF, NewGen, and Mishkan Chicago for a special screening of Advocate, a 2019 documentary film directed by Rachel Leah Jones and Philippe Bellaiche. The film follows Jewish-Israeli lawyer, Lea Tsemel, as she defends Palestinians: from feminists to fundamentalists, from non-violent demonstrators to armed militants. As a lawyer who has represented political prisoners for five decades, Tsemel upholds the principle of innocence until proven guilty and the right to a fair trial. Watch the trailer here.

There will be pizza and soft drinks provided, and the screening will be followed by a debrief!



6:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
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Facets Theater
1517 W Fullerton Ave
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
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