Inspired by true events, 3000 Nights tells the story of a newlywed Palestinian schoolteacher who is falsely arrested and incarcerated in an Israeli prison where she gives birth to her son. Through her struggle to raise her child behind bars, the film traces her journey of hope, resilience and survival against all odds. Mai Masri is an award-winning filmmaker who studied film at UC Berkeley and San Francisco State University. She directed and produced several documentaries that were screened worldwide and won over 80 international awards. 3000 Nights, her first narrative feature film, premiered at Toronto International Film Festival and won over 24 international awards.
This event was published on November 17, 2020.