Rashad Shawa Cultural Center
Rashad Shawa Cultural Center is a Cultural Center that was built in 1985, in Rimal, Gaza, Palestine. The place was named after Rashad al-Shawa, a Palestinian mayor who was in power there for 11 years, and was not completed until 1988.
Description and function of the Cultural Center
The building is two-storey tall, with triangular roof. The center have a meeting place, where people meet for celebrations, a library, and a stage where exhibition is distributed.
In September 2009, the Cultural Center had a three-day festival, that featured training workshops. The workshops were designed so that the film makers can get their training by using films from festival's committee.