October 02, 2017
The Syrian Crisis in Film: Two Award-Winning Short Narratives
Please join us for the screening of two short films inspired by true events of the Syrian war. Fireplace (2017) and Orshena (2016) both recount tales of the devastating human consequences of war, and give deep intellectual insights into the humanitarian crisis in Syria. The screening will be followed by a discussion with award-winning directors Muhammad Bayazid and Samah Safi Bayazid. This screening is co-sponsored by Islamic Legal Studies Program: Law and Social Change. Vegan lunch will be served.