Wednesday, April 20, 2016

April 26 & 28, "Mariam" Film Screening & Discussion with Filmmaker

Film Screening and Discussion with Filmmaker
Mariam by Faiza Ambah

Tuesday, April 26
from 11:30 am to 1 pm
at Macalester College

Thursday, April 28
from 7 to 8:30 pm
Nicholson Hall, U of M
Free and Open to Public

This narrative film tells the story of a French Muslim teen, Mariam, who must choose between her hijab or getting an education.

Filmmaker Faiza Ambah is Saudi, with a background in journalism. She was Gulf Correspondent for The Washington Post before leaving in 2009 to pursue filmmaking.

Watch the trailer.


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