Mizna Arab Film Festival 2018 Saint Paul

Mizna Arab Film Festival 2018 Tour: Saint Paul Edition
Tickets are $10 each, or $30 for a pass to see all five films. $6 senior/low-income tickets available. Tickets are FREE for students at door.

Film has the power to connect people to one another's stories and generate empathy in a powerful way. In the spring of 2018, Mizna will bring independent Arab cinema to six Minnesota college campuses and the neighborhoods they call home.

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Feb 23 at Hamline University, Sundin Hall
As I Open My Eyes by Leyla Bouzid, Tunisia/France/UAE

Mar 9 at St. Catherine University & Wisdom Ways, Jeanne d'Arc Auditorium
Mariam by Faiza Ambah, Saudi Arabia/France + I Say Dust by Darine Hotait, USA + Pioneer High by Suha Araj, USA + Omnia by Amna al Nowais, UAE

Mar 23 at Metropolitan State University, Film Space, Founders Hall
The Preacher by Magdi Ahmed Ali, Egypt

This project is made possible by the Knight Foundation.

College and community partners: Macalester College , Hamline University, St. Catherine University, Concordia University, Metropolitan State University, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University, Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality, Macalester-Groveland Community Council, Lexington-Hamline Community Council, Union Park District Council, Hamline Midway Coalition, Highland District Council, Dayton's Bluff Community Council.

Stay tuned for our special two-day culmination April 14-15 at College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University, Pellegrene Auditorium:

> The Wanted 18 by Amer Shomali, Palestine
> Short experimental films by Andrea Shaker, USA (CSB/SJU, Professor of Art)
> As I Open My Eyes by Leyla Bouzid, Tunisia/France/UAE
> A Man in Our House by Henry Barakat, Egypt
> Mariam by Faiza Ambah, Saudi Arabia/France + Rumee: MN Somali Shorts by Hamse Warfa, Halima Aden, Suud Olat, and Mohamed Warsame, USA
> Detroit Unleaded by Rola Nashef, USA (filmmaker present)> 12pm A Man in Our House by Henry Barakat, Egypt

*Passes for the St Paul Festival do not include the April 14-15 screenings. Those tickets can be found here.*



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