АДВОКАТКА / ADVOCATE
Thursday, September 19 @ 18:00
Israel, Canada, Switzerland / 2019 / 108’
Режија/Director: Rachel Leah Jones & Philippe Bellaïche
Кинематографер/Cinematographer: Philippe Bellaïche
Lea Tsemel & Michael Warschawski
Lea Tsemel defends Palestinians: from feminists to fundamentalists, from nonviolent demonstrators to armed militants. As a Jewish-Israeli lawyer who has represented political prisoners for five decades, Tsemel, in her tireless quest for justice, pushes the praxis of a human rights defender to its limits. As far as most Israelis are concerned, she defends the indefensible. As far as Palestinians are concerned, she’s more than an attorney, she’s an ally.