Opening Weekend Film & After Party!
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Goethe-Institut Washington (7th & Eye, NW)
6:30 SCREENING "KICK OFF"
PARTY Follows Film Screening
Directed by Iraqi Kurd
SHAWKAT AMIN KORKI
Iraqi Kurdistan, Japan, 2009, 81 min
Asu (Kurdish singer Shwan Atuf) decides to lift the spirits of his injured brother and impress his neighbor, the lovely Helin. Comic circumstances follow as Asu and his friend Sako try to arrange a soccer tournament, and struggle to get sponsors, jerseys, and even a ball. This Film earned the GRAND PRIZE at both the Gulf and Taipei International Film Festivals and the International Film Critics Award in 2009.
In Kurdish and Arabic with English Subtitles.
AFTER PARTY Presented by Washington Film Institute and Catered by Zenobia Cafe.
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