THE COOPER UNION - SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE
Kamal Aljafari: On Archival Justice

December 1, 6:30pm EST – Panel discussion and film screening, New York City
https://www.e-flux.com/announcements/417332/the-irwin-s-chanin-school-of-architecture-fall-2021-lecture-series-and-exhibitions/



The MassArt department of Film and Video is pleased to welcome
Kamal Aljafari to the MassArt Ciné Culture Screening series

on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 7pm EST via Zoom.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/massart-cine-culture-kamal-aljafari-tickets-170334800975



The 10th edition of Olhar de Cinema – Brazil 
FOCUS on Kamal Aljafari


https://www.olhardecinema.com.br/mostra-foco-kamal-aljafari/?fbclid=IwAR1Dq6m2KjZJGPs0i4BnwHivlAyH3T24L6BT6vylKGLFnPuy7UEfF6HGutI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7E_1mGmMxmw



PORT OF MEMORY streaming at e-flux September 1-30, 2021


https://www.e-flux.com/video/415040/port-of-memory/


An Unusual Summer at SAVVY Contemporary Berlin

“How to find meaning in dead time”

EXHIBITION IN THE FRAMEWORK OF ARCHIVAL ASSEMBLY #1
27.08.–12.09.2021

https://savvy-contemporary.com/en/projects/2021/how-to-find-meaning-in-dead-time/


An Unusual Summer at InLaguna Film Festival Venice

August 29, at 20:15  at Cosmo on the Giudecca island Venice

OFF FESTIVAL - Meeting with the director Kamal Aljafari

The author will talk to the public on Monday, August 30, at 18:00 at Cosmo.

http://inlff.info/



Kamal Aljafari’s short It’s a long way from Amphioxus at
Dazibao contemporary art center Montreal 
“Moving narratives : Images de Palestine” Exhibition 

From November 11, 2021 to January 15, 2022

https://en.dazibao.art/exhibition-palestine


Kamal Aljafari jury at the 74 Locarno Film Festival


https://www.locarnofestival.ch/LFF/locarno-74/awards-and-juries/Jury-Pardi-di-domani.html

https://www.locarnofestival.ch/LFF/locarno-74/awards-and-juries/Jury-Pardi-di-domani/Kamal-Aljafari.html



Variety: ‘An Unusual Summer’ Director Kamal Aljafari on
Discovering the Lost Ghosts of Palestine (EXCLUSIVE)

By Ed Meza


https://variety.com/2021/global/global/an-unusual-summer-kamal-aljafari-palestine-rotterdam-iffr-1234984750/



في فقرة "أسطورة في صورة" نستضيف المخرج الفلسطيني كمال الجعفري، تزامناً مع مشاركة فيلمه "صيف غير عادي" في الدورة الثالثة لمهرجان "قابس سينما فن"
إعداد:ميشا خليل



https://mc-d.co/1cJC



Sicilia Queer Filmfest and

European Network for Cinema and Media Studies (NECS)

present a face-to-face meeting between director Kamal Aljafari and prof. Daniele Dottorini

https://www.facebook.com/siciliaqueerfilmfest/videos/4435898769777883





WAYS OF SEEING

Prima Nuova Lezione Siciliana (con Davide Oberto)18:00 - Cre.Zi. Plus Palermo


https://www.facebook.com/siciliaqueerfilmfest/videos/553365036047744





Kamal Aljafari, Palestina, una terra scomparsa


Incontro. Il cineasta Kamal Aljafari interviene sulle responsabilità del colonialismo europeo e sulla necessità di fare cinema per diventare visibili

https://ilmanifesto.it/kamal-aljafari-palestina-una-terra-scomparsa/



International Film Festival Rotterdam 2021 

Harbour - echoing Rotterdam’s port city identity, IFFR’s newest programme offers a safe haven to the full range of contemporary cinema that the festival champions.

An Unusual Summer


https://iffr.com/en/2021/films/an-unusual-summer?fbclid=IwAR36PJiz1CjQEV5vFa8jQiquzJizdDhuKxlS3tKNFJ4Ow9Oz6rR7AU7tqps



WORKSHOP WITH KAMAL ALJAFARI IN PALERMO 
29 May - 5 June 2021


The first part of the Sicily Queer filmfest ( from 3 to 6 June ) proposes an exceptional event for the New Sicilian Lessons section : the workshop with the Palestinian director Kamal Aljafari. The workshop will take place in Palermo, registrations are open until April 30th

The seminar activities will be accompanied by screenings and meetings - in dialogue with film critics and scholars - open to the public, which will culminate within the festival.

http://www.siciliaqueerfilmfest.it/notizie/ultime-notizie/10236-news-2021/10626-workshop-con-kamal-aljafari-from-the-interior-inventing-a-space?fbclid=IwAR2nRAW1IGVRF-zc3TMSGpeOiAGMVcy-9YpjtimJD1nNnAr4UyjGUtOO1n0




IMAGES FESTIVAL TORONTO 2021

An Unusual Summer

May 22 , 9:00 am

—  10:30 am

This program will be followed by a Q&A moderated by Alia Ayman.

https://imagesfestival.com/programs/an-unusual-summer/




 

MAKE WAY FOR TOMORROW (2020)
Filmparlato Magazine

An Unusual Summer (Kamal Aljafari)

Si esiste solo se si è visti

Giuseppe Gariazzo
27 March 2021

http://www.filmparlato.com/index.php/speciali/fp15-speciale-make-way-for-tomorrow-2020/item/335-an-unusual-summer-kamal-aljafari




Kamal Aljafari will be a Jury at Visions du Réel
Burning Lights Competition 2021


https://www.visionsdureel.ch/en/news/jury-2021/?fbclid=IwAR1sbtHpETZTslKDhACU3SLCOKbmgD9I0nC932-R-qRox6whBtkaxU_Z9dI
https://www.visionsdureel.ch/en/program/section/burning-lights-competition/




Mizna Film Series 2021 

An Unusual Summer:
Filmmaker Discussion with Kamal Aljafari and Kareem Estefan


As part of our March film program, join Mizna and The Mosaic Rooms for a discussion
between filmmaker Kamal Aljafari and writer and critic Kareem Estefan. 
The filmmaker discussion will take place on Saturday 3/27 12 pm CST / 6 pm GMT.
An Unusual Summer is available to watch online between 25 and 28 March and in person 24 March (for MN audiences), 2021.



Essay by Lamia Abukhadra  


Life Must Be Disrupted In Order To Be Revealed:
The Recording As Record And The Hyper-Surveilled Entity Not Meant To Exist
In An Unusual Summer


This text is presented as part of the Mizna Film Series, a monthly selection which expands our regular film programming to include screenings, critical essays, filmmaker interviews, and discussions exploring revolutionary forms of cinema from the SWANA region and beyond.

https://mizna.org/film/life-must-be-disrupted-in-order-to-be-revealed/?fbclid=IwAR1zIL1oevxixV8pUYt3pMyqBtH3g2eLA0BHq340J4ulEPThVZwW2r4pdnY




Berlin Critics’ Week 2021  

Film Text: An Unusual Summer
Letters by Ra’anan Alexandrowicz and Kamal Aljafari 


http://wochederkritik.de/en_US/magazine/film-text-an-unusual-summer-alexandrowicz-aljafari/?fbclid=IwAR1tJM_ABbZIoEx_GT3RqmEdB__oy7BCWJ8huuvDgpq94pib5P4NDX3L4wk




Kamal Aljafari © 2021