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Arab & Muslim Youth Identity-Film Shorts SCREENING

  • Dec 7, 2013 · 12:00 PM
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YOUNG ADULT FILMS AND PIZZA PARTY!

Join us as we screen several short narrative films that --through compelling fictional storytelling-- deal with certain challenges and choices facing Arab/Muslim/Iranian young people in the West. 


Selections include: ‘TRYOUTS’ featuring a teen that covers must choose between cheerleading and her hijab; in ‘REFUGE’ an Iranian college student who wants to stay in the U.S. is faced with an impossible choice; in ‘THE STICKS’ a family parable takes a funny turn; in ‘KEMO SABE’ a child on a playground wants to be the cowboy; and in ‘HABIBTI’ an Arab mother visits her daughter and boyfriend in the U.K.


Admission is $5 and pizza will be served.

Subject matter is suitable for teens and adults.

This event is co-sponsored by the Arab Film Festival and the Arab Cultural & Community Center, and funded in part by San Francisco Foundation.


THERE WILL BE ENGLISH SUBTITLES

Lots of events happening today. Plan well ;)

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This event is presented by the Arab Cultural and Community Center(ACCC), Islamic Center of Northern California (ICCNC), Arab Film Festival and Yalla Arabi Meetup.

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  • Michaela

    Do the movies have English subtitles?

    November 26, 2013

    • Faiza

      Yes! There are English subtitles. Thanks for asking.

      November 27, 2013

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