Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Middle Eastern Film Series

Frontiers of Dreams and Fears, a 56 minute film will be introduced and discussed after the showing.

Thu, September 15, 2005 | Parlin 304

7:00 PM - 10:30 PM

This film (56min) is a story about friendship between Palestinian refugee children across political and geographical borders. The film focuses on two girls, Mona and Manar, who manage to build a strong friendship challenging the confines of the refugee camps in Lebanon and the West Bank. Produced in 2001, directed by Mai Masri, an award-winning American filmmaker with a bachelor's degree in film from San Francisco State University, this particular film won first prize at Ismailia Film Festival and the Earth Vision Award Tokyo, 2001. The film will be introduced and discussed by Mark Westmoreland And Zeina Halabi,graduate students in the Department of Anthropology

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