Last year, Journey of a Freedom Fighter was accepted to a number of prestigious film festivals around the world (find a list here) – and this year, its journey continues.

First out is the Chicago Palestinian Film Festival, where Journey of a Freedom Fighter will be screened on April 20th, 2015, at 20:00 CST. Then follows a number of screenings as part of the UK tour of The Siege – including Glastonbury Festival on June 28th at 20:30, 2015 at Mavericks in Bella’s Field. Post-screening discussion about Cultural Resistance with The Freedom Theatre’s Ahmed Tobasi, chaired by Zoe Lafferty, co-director of our production The Siege.

Journey of a Freedom Fighter, directed by The Freedom Theatre’s Multimedia Coordinator, Mohammed Moawia, follows the late Rabea Turkman on his journey from armed resistance fighter to cultural resistance fighter, as he joins The Freedom Theatre as an actor.