The Idol

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:35pm

Willard Straight Theatre
Central Campus

2016>Palestine>Directed by Hany Abu-Assad

With Tawfeek Barhom, Kais Attalah, Hib Attalah

Mohammed Assaf and his sister Nour are aspiring musicians living in Gaza with a dream to compete on the TV show “Arab Idol.” Auditions for the most popular show in the Arab world are being held in Cairo, but borders are closed. It might take them a lifetime to get there but, as Mohammed will find out, some dreams are worth living for. Subtitled. More at adoptfilms.com/the-idol/

1 hr 35 min

 

Event Type

Film

Departments

Cornell Cinema, Near Eastern Studies

Tags

cascal, film, movie, tfdcin, Movies, Flora Rose, pma, FloraRose, hans bethe house

Website

http://cinema.cornell.edu/Spring2017/...

Cost

$8.50/general, $6.50/seniors, $6/grads, $5.50/students & kids 12 and under

Group

Cornell Cinema

Contact E-Mail

taa39@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Teresa Alvis

Contact Phone

607-255-3522

Speaker

CU professor Deborah Starr

Speaker Affiliation

NES

Open To

Public

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