Rashad Shawa Cultural Center
The 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, the city's Palestinian mayor who served in office for 11 years. The building was completed 1988.
Description and function
The building is two-story 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.