In a letter sent to the Resistance festival executive Ahad Mikailzadeh, Mofeed Abu Shamala, the CEO of the Red Carpet Human Rights Film Festival in Gaza who is also the chief editor of Gaza’s Al Mujtama newspaper, has expressed his thanks to the organizers of the event and called upon them to sign a memorandum of understanding, the organizers announced on Friday.
The Red Carpet Human Rights Film Festival in Gaza presents short, feature, documentary and animated films on regional and global humanitarian issues. The first edition took place in May 2015.
Mikailzadeh and Abu Shamala and Ibrahim Muslim, the director of the International Film Festival on Nakba and Return, also held a video conference, discussing a number of plans to expand relations among the three resistance films events in the region.
They reached an agreement to screen the entries to the 16th Resistance International Film Festival in Palestine shortly after the original event.