Toronto Palestine Film Festival

Abbas 36 w/ The Silent Protest: Jerusalem 1929

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Short / Documentary - Palestine

On October 26,1929, Palestinian women launched their women's movement in Jerusalem. Approximately 300 women converged into the city from all over Palestine. They held a silent demonstration through a car convoy across the city in protest at the British High Commissioner's bias against Arabs in the Buraq uprising. This is their story on that day.

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  • Runtime
    20 minutes
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  • Director
    Mahasen Nasser Eldin