Latin Jazz 102
Jazz With No Prerequisites
Instructor: Danilo Lozano
Free and open to the public
Hosted by: Tessa Farmer
A portrait of the lives of street kids living in Casablanca's abandoned lots, Ali Zaoua is the leader of a small group of outcast street children whose death inspires the others to give him a proper burial.
Hosted by: Anne Cong-Huyen
City of Life is an urban drama that tracks the various intersections of a multi-ethnic cast, examining how random interactions and their consequences can irrevocably impact another's life.
Ashkan Soltani hosts Sonia Chaidez for the screening of her documentary Syria: Between Iraq and a Hard Place. Sonia will discuss the role of women in the Middle East and what she observed while filming on location in Iraq and Syria.
Hosted by: Irfana Hashmi
Five separate cameras tell the story of one Palestinian family's evolution over five years, through the arrest and death of protesters against the Israel West Bank barrier, the youngest child's development as he observes the events unfolding around him, and the everyday challenges of non-violent protest in Occupied Palestine.