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Celebrating Armenian Culture: "Embers" by Tamara Stepanyan + Short Films by Emerging Armenian Filmmakers

Wed, April 29, 2015 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts & 3rd i NY present

Film Screening Program

Documentary Feature
EMBERS by Tamara Stepanyan
2012| Lebanon/Qatar/Armenia | 76 mins
Armenian & Russian with English subtitles

BIFF Mecenat Award (Best Documentary Award) at Busan International Film Festival, South Korea, 2012; Jury’s Award-35th International Women’s Film Festival of Créteil, France, 2013; Special Prize as Best documentary at Golden Apricot International Film Fest... Read more

Musical Performance: New Andalucia: Re-Encounter of Flamenco Arab Music

Sat, May 2, 2015 8:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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New Andalucia: Re-Encounter of Flamenco Arab Music


Alfonso Mugaburo Cid (Vocals, Flute and Cajón)
Arturo Martínez (Guitar)
Bárbara Martínez (Vocals and Dance)

Taoufiq Ben Amor
(Vocals, Oud and Percussion)
Ramzi Eledlebi (Percussion and Dance)
Zafer Tawil (Oud, Violin)

Tickets: $20 General | $15 for Students and Seniors (Buy Now*)
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Around Town: New York African Film Festival 2015

Wed, May 6, 2015 6:30 pm at Walter Reade Theater, Film Society of Lincoln Center

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African Film Festival, Inc. and Film Society of Lincoln Center Present 22nd NEW YORK AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL MAY 6th – 12th

Join Alwan for the Arts and 3rd i NY as we celebrate the 22nd New York African Film Festival, presented by African Film Festival, Inc. and The Film Society of Lincoln Center. The festival will take place May 6th - 12th at the various theaters within the Film Society of Lincoln Center.

Commemorating the International Decade of People of African Descent, this year’s lineup of over 25 titles from more than 15 countries represents a unique op... Read more

Around Town: Film Screening & Discussion: "The Narrow Frame of Midnight" by Tala Hadid

Mon, May 11, 2015 6:30 pm at Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

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Morocco/United Kingdom/France/Qatar | 2014 | Color | DCP | 93 minutes
Arabic/French with English subtitles

Director: Tala Hadid
Producer: Louverture Films, A K Films, ASAP Films And Autonomous
Script: Tala Hadid
Cinematographer: Alexander Burov
Editor: Joelle Hache
Sound Designer: Jamie McPhee
Cast: Khalid Abdalla, Marie-Josée Croze, Fadwa Boujouane, Hocine Choutri, Majdouline Idrissi, Hindi Zahra, Samir El Hakim & Nabil Maleh
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Film Screening & Discussion: Oscar-Nominated Bangladeshi Feature Film "Television" by Mostafa Sarwar Farooki

Tue, May 26, 2015 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan and 3rd i NY Present Award-Winning, Oscar-Nominated Feature Bangladeshi Comedy Drama Film


Bangladesh | 2012 | Color | DCP | 106 minutes
Bengali with English subtitles

Director: Mostofa Sarwar Farooki
Producer: Mostofa Sarwar Farooki
Scriptwriter: Anisul Hoque, Mostofa Sarwar Farooki
Cinematographer: Golam Maola Nabir
Editor: Rajon Khaled
Composer: Ayub Baccu
Cast: Chanchal Chowdhury, Mosharrof Karim, Nusrat Imrose Tisha, Shahir Kazi Huda

As a leader of the local commu... Read more

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