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Arab Film Festival 2015

Light

Directed by Yassmina Karajah

Canada, Jordan, Lebanon / 2014 / 13 mins

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Fathers

Grand Lake Theatre
October 22, 2015 6:00 pm

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Fathers

Harmony Gold
November 14, 2015 4:30 pm

Description

Devastated by the death of his newborn son, a Lebanese man living in an adoptive country is challenged by his mother’s request that he perform religious pre-burial rituals in the confines of a Western hospital.


Plays in

  1. Fathers

    82 mins
    AFF's celebration of Arab Fathers, this shorts series highlights the relationship between Arab fathers and their children, the heart ache, the joy, the sacrifice, the desire to be understood and accepted by one another and ultimately the unwavering love that they give.

    In This Program: Scarecrow, Light, The Sheikh of Mussafah, Our Father’s Sons, Made of Clay, Pere, Pickup


Dates & Times

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Fathers

Grand Lake Theatre
October 22, 2015 6:00 pm

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Fathers

Harmony Gold
November 14, 2015 4:30 pm