Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Screening of Captain Abu Raed

Friday, November 7, 2014

5:30 p.m.

Joukowsky Forum

Captain Abu Raed —This is the first feature film produced in Jordan in more than 50 years. It explores the relationship between a charismatic elder in a poor neighborhood of Amman and the children who grow to admire him.

This screening is part of “Dreaming of Tomorrow: Youth Culture in the Middle East,” a film series curated by Sa’ed Adel Atshan, Postdoctoral Fellow in International Studies at the Watson Institute for International Studies.

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Middle East Studies