The United

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2014 Arab Film Festival Australia

The United

Venue Lennox Theatre
Dates 17 August 2014

Jordan / Egypt | 96 min | Dir: Amin Matalqa

A legendary Egyptian football coach is brought back from retirement by his former star player to train a team of pan-Arab misfits in Jordan to compete against France in order to secure funding for their football academy. A comedy football film that parallels the Arab world to a team of football players – can they all work together as one? Features a vocal collaboration between three of the Arab world’s best known rappers, Omar Offendum, Deeb, and Salah Edin.

SCREENING WITH SHORT FILM…..

THE CUP READER
Palestine | 12 min | Dir: Suha Araj
Warde reads coffee cups for the local women – each visitor must make a choice between love and marriage, not having the luxury of both.

Dates & Times:
Sunday 17 August 5:00pm

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