ALC ALIF Film Club: Hacksaw Ridge

ALC-ALIF Film Club: Hacksaw Ridge
Friday, April 21 at 3 PM in Room 6

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

Wednesday Movie at ALIF Riad

A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village.

Please join us for the outstanding film!!
Wednesday, April 12 at 7 PM
6 Derb Drissi, Batha
All are welcome.

ALC ALIF Film Club: Fences

A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.

Who: ALC & ALIF and university students
When: March 7 at 3:00 pm
Where: ALC Room Six

ALC ALIF Film Club: Suicide Squad

A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse.

Who: ALC & ALIF and university students
When: February 24 at 3:00 pm
Where: ALC Room Six

Friday Movie at ALIF Riad

Please join us to watch and discuss this film at the ALIF Riad
Friday, February 24 at 7 PM
The ALIF Riad is at 6 Derb Drissi, Batha
The discussion will be led by Mouhcine El Hajjami, who is doing his PhD research on Moroccan films.

ALC ALIF Film Club: Dear White People

A social satire that follows the stories of four black students at an Ivy League college where controversy breaks out over a popular but offensive black-face party thrown by white students. With tongue planted firmly in cheek, the film explores racial identity in acutely-not-post-racial America while weaving a universal story of forging one’s unique path in the world

Who: ALC & ALIF and university students
When: February 16 at 3:00 pm
Where: ALC Room Six

Friday Movie at ALIF Riad

Film at the ALIF Riad: Friday, Feb. 3 at 7 PM

Bab’Aziz is particularly concerned with Sufi themes. Khemir has stated that he wished to show, in the film, “an open, tolerant and friendly Islamic culture, full of love and wisdom…” an Islam that is different from the one depicted by the media in the aftermath of 9/11, and that the unusual structure of the film was a deliberate attempt to imitate the structure of Sufi visions and dances, aimed at allowing the spectator “forget about his own ego and to put it aside in order to open up to the reality of the world.”