Under the Patronage of HRH Princess Basma Bint Talal, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, on the Occasion of the International Women's Day.
The UN Women, in cooperation with the Royal Film Commission – Jordan and Embassies in Jordan, invites you to attend the 6th Edition of the “Women’s Film Week” from Thursday 15th until Sunday 18th of March 2018 at 6:00 and 8:00 PM. The Rainbow theater – Jebel Amman – 1st Circle
A Woman’s Struggle
Saturday 17 March
Public invitation. Free entry
Elie Nemri, 60 min, Documentary, Arabic with English subtitles, Jordan/ Lebanon, 2018
Followed by a discussion with the director Elie Nemri.
A documentary featuring the life of social activist. Haifa Al-Bashir, extensively documenting the endurance of her life; from the city of Nablus in Palestine, her marriage and moving to live in the city of Al-Salt in Jordan, her children, the choice of teaching as a career, her role as a mother and a grandmother given that family for her is sacred and a top priority. Intermittently chronicling her career path, social and volunteering work, as well as the establishment of several associations and the founding of multiple centers and forums including: The Guest House for the Elderly, Al Safsaf Center for Physiological Rehabilitation, Alrewad Alkebar Forum, the Health Coalition for Patient’s Health and the General Federation of Jordanian Women.