2016 Global Roots Film Festival: Films From The Middle East. The festival will take place February 11-13, at Contois Auditorium in downtown Burlington. The festival features films from Israel, Palestine, Jordan and Saudi Arabia.
Two filmmakers will be attending and introducing their films: Leila Sansour (Open Bethlehem) and Roger Sherman (In Search of Israeli Cuisine). Both will be available for interviews before and during the festival.
The festival was made possible with the support of the Sisters of Mercy Peace Initiative and the Burlington-Bethlehem-Arad Sister City Program.