[Galway] Film Screening – Slingshot Hip Hop (NUIG PSS)
Thursday 16th October, 7.30pm. AC202.
As part of Global Week at NUIG, The NUIG Palestine Solidarity Society is proud to present a film screening of Slingshot Hip Hop.
Slingshot Hip Hop is a 2008 documentary film directed by Jackie Reem Salloum which traces the history and development of Palestinian hip hop, in the Palestinian territories from the time DAM pioneered the art form in the late 1990s. It braids together the stories of young Palestinian artists living in Gaza, the West Bank and inside Israel as they discover Hip Hop and employ it as a tool to surmount divisions imposed by occupation and poverty.
All are Welcome to Attend!