CAIR-OH: ‘Hope in the Holy Land’


Hope in the Holy Land: Exploring hate and grievance in the Holy Land, the makers of "Encounter Point" found hope. The documentary film follows Palestinians and Israelis who lost loved ones in the bitter conflict before coming together to promote peace.

It won the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the 2006 San Francisco International Film Festival. And it will show at 3 p.m. today at the Cleveland Institute of Art's Cinematheque, 11141 East Blvd., Cleveland. A panel discussion will follow the 85-minute film.

The program is sponsored by Trinity Cathedral and the local chapters of the Jewish peace group Tikkun and the Council on American-Islamic Relations.


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