In observance of the month of Ramadan, American University's Intercultural Management Institute is hosting their first annual Ramadan Film Festival. The festival is part of the 20,000 Dialogues Project--an initiative that uses films to facilitate dialogue about Muslims and Islam--and will include post-film discussions with the producers of these award-winning films, led by Daniel Tutt of Unity Productions Foundation and Luby Ismail of Connecting Cultures.
The films in the festival are:
Thursday, September 10th, 6pm-8pm, Butler Boardroom @ American University
On a Wing and a Prayer: An American Muslim Learns to Fly
Wednesday, September 16th, 6pm-8pm, Kay Spiritual Lounge @ American University
Cities of Light: The Rise and Fall of Islamic Spain
Tuesday, September 22nd, 6-9pm, Butler Boardroom @ American University
Allah Made Me Funny: The Movie
For more information, contact Sharena at the Intercultural Management Institute.
For more information about the 20,000 Dialogues Project, go to 20000dialogues.org