Monday, January 23, 2006
Here's an item of interest mostly to locals: a Middle East film series, "Nadi Cinema," hosted by my colleague Joel Gordon in History. All films are at 7 PM, in 104 Mullins Library, University of Arkansas.
January 25: Amrika Shika Bika (America Abracadabra), dir. Khayri Bishara, Egypt, 1993
February 8: Vivre au Paradis (Living in Paradise), dir. Bourdem Guerdjou, Algeria/France, 1998
March 8: Eskiya (Bandit), dir. Yavuz Turgel, Turkey, 1996
April 5: Ihna Bitu' al-Autobis (We Are the Bus People), dir. Husayn Kamal, Egypt, 1979
April 19: Dayereh (The Circle), dir. Jafar Panahi, Iran, 2000
May 3: Darb al-Tabanat (The Milky Way), dir. Ali Nassar, Palestine/Israel, 1997