Women in Sink

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Disturbing the Peace
Museum of Fine Arts Fri, Nov 11, 2016
In a place defined by conflict, where people have abandoned the idea of peace, emerges the energy of determined optimism.
Pushing Boundaries: Short Film Program
Brattle Theatre Thu, Nov 17, 2016 6:30 PM
Pushing Boundaries is a collection of short films about people stepping outside of their comfort zones.
Film Info
Program:Pushing Boundaries: Short Film Program
Director(s):Iris Zaki
United Kingdom
Running Time:37 minutes
Type of Film:Documentary
Premiere Status:Massachusetts Premiere


In a small Arab-owned salon in the heart of the Haifa, Jewish and Arab women come to get their hair done. Director Iris Zaki takes a job as a hair washer at the salon so she can get to know women of one of the most integrated Israeli cities, and tell the story of Israeli society through the eyes of the women.