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Arabic Movie Night: "FORDSON: FAITH, FASTING, FOOTBALL"

Event Type
Film Screening
Sponsor
Less Commonly Taught Languages Program, Arabic Language Program
Location
Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
Date
Feb 13, 2019   4:00 - 6:00 pm  
Cost
Free, and everyone is welcome!
Views
5
Originating Calendar
School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics Calendar

Description: 'Fordson' follows a predominately Arab-American high school football team from Dearborn, Michigan during the last ten days of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan and unearths the story of a community desperately holding onto its Islamic faith while struggling to gain acceptance in post 9-11 America.

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