Past Event

The 21st Arab Film Festival Opening Night - Solitaire


All ages
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From the organizer

Come and celebrate the opening of the 21st Annual Arab Film Festival with Solitaire (Mahbas).

After over 20 years from opening its doors, the Arab Film Festival this year expanded into the Arab Film and Media Institute. Come celebrate the opening of our festival on October 13th at the Castro Theatre.

Directed by Sophie Boutros
Opening and Film at 7:30pm

Parking at Everett Middle School (450 Church Street)

Synopsis: 20 years past the Lebanese-Syrian war, still Thérèse didn’t get over her brother’s death by a Syrian bomb. Today her only daughter is getting engaged. Only when the suitor and his parents are at her doorstep, she discovers they are Syrian.

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