Jan 23, 2013 · 7:00 PM
This location is shown only to members
LAST MINUTE EVENT:
"The Law in These Parts" is a film about how the Israeli government justifies Palestinian occupation on legal grounds. The lawmakers and judges from that time are interviewed in the film.
The film plays through this Thursday Jan 24th at the Roxie at both 7pm and 9pm if you can't make the scheduled Yalla event time of Wed at 7pm.
The film chronicles Israel's 43-year military legal system in the Occupied Palestinian Territories of the West Bank and Gaza Strip. The story unfolds through interviews with the architects of this legal system juxtaposed with historical footage showing the enactment of these laws upon the Palestinian population.