Source: Palestine News & Info Agency

According to Artists for Palestine UK, Maxine Peake, Liam Cunningham, Juliet Stevenson and Helena Kennedy QC are among 36 filmmakers and others who signed a letter published yesterday in the Guardian protesting the hosting of the Seret London Israeli Film and TV Festival in UK cinemas due to the involvement of the Israeli Embassy.

The signatories also include the director of the award-winning feature In Between, one of the films programmed by the Israel-sponsored festival; Maysaloun Hamoud, a Palestinian citizen of Israel, has withdrawn her film, stating:

Source: Palestine Chronicle