Middle East Studies

Capernaum (2018)

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Friedman Auditorium, Metcalf Research Building

Free and open to the public

140 minutes
Arabic with English subtitles
Director: Nadine Labaki

After running away from his negligent parents, committing a violent crime and being sentenced to five years in jail, a hardened, streetwise 12-year-old Lebanese boy sues his parents in protest of the life they have given him.