Arab Film Series: Solitaire (Mahbas)
Our FREE screenings in Berkeley are back! Join us to watch the Solitaire (Mahbas) from the 21st Arab Film Festival.
Please join ARAB FILM AND MEDIA INSTITUTE (AFMI), BERKELEY CITY COLLEGE (BCC) and YALLA ARABI as we present the ARAB FILM SERIES. Catch some of the hottest films that have screened at the ARAB FILM FESTIVAL.
Screenings are free and open to the public but MUST register on Eventbrite to guarantee your seat(s).
On February 8th watch the film that opened AFF2017: Solitaire (Mahbas) by Sophie Boutros. Personal prejudices from the Middle East’s political turmoils form the backdrop of SOLITAIRE, a tragicomic tale of the engagement-gone-wrong between a young Lebanese woman and her Syrian suitor. This is an audience favorite, and played all over the world, don’t miss it!
There is NO CHARGE to attend. Doors open at 6pm. Film starts promptly at 6:30pm. Join us and spread the word!