Discover the story of a courageous, non-violent women’s movement that formed the heart of the Palestinian struggle for freedom during the 1987 uprising, known as the first Intifada. One woman must make a choice between love, family and freedom. Undaunted, she embraces all three.
“Naila and the Uprising” will be shown on local TPT Channel 2 on Tuesday, March 26 at 9:00 p.m.
“Naila and the Uprising” chronicles the remarkable journey of Naila Ayesh whose story weaves through the most vibrant, nonviolent mobilization in Palestinian history – the First Intifada in the late 1980s. Directed by Julia Bacha Executive Produced by Suhad Babaa Produced by Rula Salameh and Rebekah Wingert-Jabi For more information: www.nailaandtheuprising.com Coming to PBS /WNET on March 25, 2019 as part of the acclaimed Women, War & Peace series.