Tunisian Film Screening: As I Open My Eyes

Tunisian Film Screening: As I Open My Eyes

As I Open my Eyes Poster

Friday, February 21, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Building 3, Room 333 

The Center for Arabic Culture  & The Aga Khan Documentation Center, MIT Libraries (AKDC@MIT), will present the 2015 Tunisian film As I Opened My Eyes on Friday, February 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm in room 3-333 on the MIT campus.

Directed by Leyla Bouzid and staring Baya Medhaffer, the film tells the story of a young woman fronting a rock band on the eve of Tunisia’s “Jasmine Revolution.”  The screening is part of the “One Voice, Endless Change” Film Series of the CAC and AKDC@MIT.

The screening will be followed by an informal reception and panel discussion. 

Free and open to the public.

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1662175080613708/