Arab Film Series: Al Helm: Martin Luther King in Palestine + talkback

7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020
Aliya Hassan Auditorium @ AANM
AANM Members FREE 
General Public $5 

Join us for our first film screening of 2020! The documentary film Al Helm: Martin Luther King in Palestine follows an African American gospel choir that provides the chorus for a Palestinian play on the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., exploring parallels between civil rights in the U.S. and liberation struggles in Palestine.

The screening will be followed by a talkback with the Wright Museum’s Charles Ferrell and AANM director Diana Abouali. 

Presented in partnership with the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.

Watch the trailer

Dir. Connie Field, Kamel El Basha, Mik Kuhlman 

2013/Palestine, United States/93 minutes 

English and Arabic with English Subtitles

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