Disturbing the Peace

PRESENTED BY: Meaningful Movies Tacoma
6:30 PM, Thursday, July 27, 2017 PST
Location: Tacoma - CSL (click for map)

“Disturbing the Peace” follows former enemy combatants – Israeli soldiers from elite units and Palestinian fighters, many of whom served years in prison – who have joined together to challenge the status quo and say “enough.” The film reveals their transformational journeys from soldiers committed to armed battle to nonviolent peace activists, leading to the creation of Combatants for Peace. In a world torn by conflict, in a place where the idea of peace has been abandoned, this story follows what happens when someone is willing to disturb the status quo and stand for the dream of a free and secure world.

Note that our location for this event will be at the Grand Cinema, 606 Fawcett Avenue, Tacoma.

Special Guests: Gillian Locascio (WA Fair Trade Coalition); Jewish Voice for Peace

Sponsors: http://disturbingthepeacefilm.com/ Join the discussion to follow the film led by Gillian Locascio (WA Fair Trade Coalition) who joined a group of Jewish leaders to participate in a demonstration of peaceful direct action in Is-rael in May 2017. Jewish Voice for Peace will also be present to discuss this timely film.

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/dtpfilm/

Release Year: 2016

Running Time: 1 hr 23 min

Director: Stephen Apkon, Andrew Young

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  1. John
    #1 John 23 July, 2017, 22:48

    I showed this film in Lynnwood two months ago; I URGE all in the south end to view this film! If you stand for nonviolence, restorative justice and reconciliation, this is a MUST SEE!

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