Egyptian Contemporary Film Series: Asmaa
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
CCAS is proud to present
Egyptian Contemporary Film Series
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
ICC Building, Room 103
Please note the time and location for this screening.
Written and directed by Amr Salama and based on a true story, Asmaa tells the story of a woman living with HIV in Egypt and her struggle to live under the burden of keeping her status secret. A taboo topic in Egypt, Asmaa faces a dilemma when offered the opportunity to appear on a television talk show. Asmaa premiered at the 2011 Abu Dhabi Film Festival and has won several awards.
Each film will be followed by a brief discussion moderated by Dr. Adel Iskandar.
For the full list of films, please click here.