Palestinian American filmmaker Mohammed Alatar

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Mohammed Alatar is a Palestinian American filmmaker who founded Palestinians for Peace and Democracy, a grassroots organization dedicated to educating Americans about the plight of the Palestinian people and their struggle for freedom and statehood.

His first film, The Iron Wall, a documentary, was praised by former President Jimmy Carter who hailed it for its accurate description of the situation in Palestine.

He is currently working on a new film, Indignation, about the indigenous Palestinian Christians.

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