Picasso in Palestine by Rashid Masharawi and Khaled Hourani (Palestine, 2012, 57 min.). Follow the two-year journey of Picasso’s painting Buste de Femme (1943) from its home in Van Abbemuseum in the Netherlands to the Exhibition space at the International Academy of Art Palestine (IAAP) in Ramallah for an unprecedented and ambitious exhibit. As the film depicts, and this effort was fraught with unimaginable bureaucratic and logistical obstacles and challenges.

Ismail by Nora Alsharif (Jordan, 2013, 28 min.). A short film inspired by a day in the life of Palestinian painter IsmailShammout.

The 7th Annual Boston Palestine Film Festival

Art and the Human Spirit: Picasso in Palestine preceded by Ismail

Next Session: This event is closed.
12:30 pm - 1:55 pm
Remis Auditorium, 161
$9MFA members, seniors, and students
Ticket Purchase Required
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