May in the Summer

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2014 Arab Film Festival Australia

May in the Summer

Venue Lennox Theatre
Dates 17 August 2014

Jordan | 100 min| Dir: Cherien Dabis

High off the success of her first book and planning to marry Ziad, her sensible, stable and studious fiance, May has it all. At least that’s what she’d like people to believe. Reunited with her family in Amman, she’s thrust back into the chaos of her former existence. Her headstrong mother (Hiam Abbass), a born-again Christian disapproves of her Muslim fiance so thoroughly she plans to boycott the wedding. A story about love and family – not to be missed!

SCREENING WITH SHORT FILM…..

THE LAST HOUR
Jordan| 12 min | Dir: Roua Nazar
The story of a young boy who delivers bread from his father’s street cart under the bombs of the enemy.

Dates & Times:
Sunday 17 August 8:00pm

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