Middle East Film Series: Moroccan film Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets on Oct. 29th

Ali Zaoua Flyer

Middle East Film Series Flyer

On Thursday, October 29th at 7pm in Chamberlain 2103, the Middle East Studies program will be screening Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (Morocco, 2000: 99 minutes) as part of the Fall 2009 Middle East Film Series.  The film will be screened in Arabic and French with English subtitles.  Following the lives of four homeless boys living in the slums of Casablanca, the film deals with issues such as poverty, gang violence, and dignity.  The film received received honors at the Amiens International Film Festival, the Stockholm Film Festival, and the Montreal World Film Festival.

Sponsored by the Middle East Studies Program