May 8th 2014 – J Street Yom Ha’atzmaut Celebration

Thursday, May 8, 2014
7:30pm Temple B’rith Kodesh, Rochester

Shlomi Eldar, a seasoned analyst, reporter and award-­‐winning film director, has covered the Palestinian Authority and the Gaza Strip for Israel’s TV Channels 1 and 10. He was awarded the Sokolov Prize, Israel’s most important news media award. He has published two books: Eyeless in Gaza (2005) and Getting to Know Hamas (2012).

Presently, Eldar is a columnist for Al‐Monitor’s Israel Pulse. He wrote and directed the documentary “Precious Life” which was awarded best documentary of 2010 by the Israeli Film Academy.

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For more information Download a PDF copy of the poster for this event here.