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“A peine j’ouvre les yeux” (“As I Open my Eyes”)

September 7 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Free

Directed by Leyla Bouzid, this music-filled, French-Tunisian feature is set in Tunis during the summer of 2010, a few months before the Arab Spring revolution. The film depicts the clash between culture and family as seen through the eyes of a young Tunisian woman balancing the traditional expectations of her family with her creative life, as the singer in a politically charged rock band. (2016, 102 minutes, not rated) Post-screening discussion led by Mohamed Esa, professor of world languages, literatures and culture. Part of the FACE Tournées French Film Festival.

Details

Date:
September 7
Time:
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Decker Center Auditorium, McDaniel College
2 College Hill
Westminster, MD 21157 United States
Phone:
410-857-2460
Website:
www.mcdaniel.edu

Organizer

McDaniel College
Phone:
410-857-2290
Email:
ocm@mcdaniel.edu
Website:
www.mcdaniel.edu