Middle East Film Series: Iraq in Focus

During March 2010 the Center for Middle East Studies will commemorate the seventh anniversary of the US invasion and the second Parliamentary elections in the Republic of Iraq with a series of films. Tracing the conflict to 2001, the films touch on a multitude of themes including war, human rights, media, terrorism, democratization, resistance, occupation, oil and the power of music.

For more information visit, www.mideast.wisc.edu

Also a special thanks for the generous support from: Campus Progress, The University of Wisconsin and the Middle East Interest Group.

FILM SCHEDULE:

3/1/10…………………………. Frontline: Bush’s War (usa, 2008)
3/4/10…………. I Know I’m Not Alone (iraq, palestine, 2006)
3/7/10………… Iraq For Sale: The War Profiteers (iraq, 2004)
3/11/10………………………………. No End in Sight (iraq, 2006)
3/13/10………………………………….. Baghdad E.R. (iraq, 2004)
3/17/10…………. Return to the Land of Wonders (iraq, 2004)
3/23/10………………………. Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (iraq, 2007)
3/25/10…………………………………. The Situation (iraq, 2004)

All of the films will be presented at 7:00 pm in 1101 Humanities

Film Series Poster