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ARCATA– Film Screening: AS I OPEN MY EYES (2015, Tunisia/France)
March 22, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pmFree
ARCATA– Film Screening: As I Open My Eyes (2015, Tunisia/France) As part of the Let’s Talk About the Middle East film and discussion series, Humboldt State University History professor Dr. Leena Dallasheh hosts a screening of As I Open My Eyes (2015, Tunisia/France) Set in Tunisia in 2010, on the eve of the Jasmine Revolution, this film follows the 18-years-old Farah. Despite her parents plans, and government oppression, she joins a political band as a singer. A coming-of-age story that also brings the political ferment in Tunisia at the tail-end of a 30-year dictatorship. The screening and discussion will take place at The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat 401 I Street, Arcata, CA 95521 For more information, go to https://www.facebook.com/events/164172304383145/ or contact Leena Dallasheh, Project Director at email@example.com or 707-826-5937 This program is part of a project supported by California Humanities through an Humanities for All Quick Grant.