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10 Days Before the Wedding
Jun
8
3:00 PM15:00

10 Days Before the Wedding

Rasha and Ma’moon, a young Yemeni couple, were set to get married but the war of 2015 stood in the way of their wedding. After so much suffering, they try the best they can to make it happen in 2018. But yet again, obstacles appear — except this time it’s not the war, but its aftermath. From evacuating their homes to dealing with warring parties controlling certain areas to the economic crisis, the couple struggles to race against time to make sure the wedding of their dreams happens on time. 

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Arab American Shorts - Diasporic Narrative
Jun
8
7:00 PM19:00

Arab American Shorts - Diasporic Narrative

The Arab American Shorts program is your chance to hear from the Arab American community through cinematic shorts. Immediately following the shorts program, we will be joined by several of the directors for a talkback on navigating issues facing the Arab American community through cinema. [77 min.]

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Arab World Shorts - Voices from the Homeland
Jun
12
6:00 PM18:00

Arab World Shorts - Voices from the Homeland

  • Detroit Film Theatre at Detroit Institute of Arts (map)
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The Arab World Shorts program brings seven of the best short films from the Arab World to metro Detroit. Audiences will hear from women all throughout the Arab World — from Saudi Arabia to Tunisia, Iraq to Yemen — and their stories about passion, trauma and triumph. [90 min.]

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Arab World Shorts - Voices from the Homeland
Jun
14
8:30 PM20:30

Arab World Shorts - Voices from the Homeland

The Arab World Shorts program brings seven of the best short films from the Arab World to metro Detroit. Audiences will hear from women all throughout the Arab World — from Saudi Arabia to Tunisia, Iraq to Yemen — and their stories about passion, trauma and triumph. [90 min.]

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10 Days Before the Wedding
Jun
15
3:00 PM15:00

10 Days Before the Wedding

Rasha and Ma’moon, a young Yemeni couple, were set to get married but the war of 2015 stood in the way of their wedding. After so much suffering, they try the best they can to make it happen in 2018. But yet again, obstacles appear — except this time it’s not the war, but its aftermath. From evacuating their homes to dealing with warring parties controlling certain areas to the economic crisis, the couple struggles to race against time to make sure the wedding of their dreams happens on time. 

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Arab American Shorts - Diasporic Narrative
Jun
16
3:00 PM15:00

Arab American Shorts - Diasporic Narrative

The Arab American Shorts program is your chance to hear from the Arab American community through cinematic shorts. Immediately following the shorts program, we will be joined by several of the directors for a talkback on navigating issues facing the Arab American community through cinema. [77 min.]

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