Harpur Cinema presents a film by Moroccan filmmaker, Leila Kilani, On the Edge. It will be shown on February 17 and 19th in Lecture Hall 6 at 7:30 p.m. The film explores the existence of young women factory workers living “on the edge” in modern Tangiers free-zone.
The Libraries have a number of books on North African and Arab film. A selection is below.
Maghrebs in motion: north African cinema in nine movements, by Suzanne Gauch, 2016. e-book.
New voices in Arab cinema, by Roy Ames, 2015. e-book
Ten Arab filmmakers: political dissent and social critique, edited by Josef Gugler, 2015. Fine Arts Collection PN1993.5.A65 T48 2015
Hanan al-cinema: affections for the moving image, by Laura U. Marks, 2015. Fine Arts Collection PN1993.5.A65 M37 2015
Screens and veils: Maghrebi womens’ cinema, by Florence Martin, 2011. Fine Arts Collection PN1993.5.A35 M37 2011
Cinema in an age of terror: north Africa, victimization and colonial history, Michael F. O’Riley, 2010. Fine Arts Collection PN1995.9.P6 O75 2010