Announced on April 27, 2017
Arabic Studies and The Department of World Culture and Languages invite you to an Arabic Film and Food night on Tuesday, May 2 at 7 p.m. in Doti Hall, Room 101 to see the American movie, Umm Kulthum: A Voice Like Egypt.
ABOUT THE MOVIE:
Narrated by Omar Sharif, Umm Kulthum, A Voice Like Egypt takes viewers into her home village and to the streets and cafes of Cairo where she lived and worked. Featuring concert footage, film clips and interviews with the famed singer’s friends and colleagues, Goldman’s documentary places the life and career of Umm Kulthum in the context of the epic story of 20th century Egypt.
Sponsored by: Arabic Studies & Department of World Culture and Languages, Leatherby library, Global Studies , Film School and Residential Education , Residence Life & First Year Experience.