FREE w/ RSVP HERE; suggested $5 donation benefits Yemeni relief
Stories Never Told is a traveling display curated by local Yemeni American social entrepreneur Hanan Ali Yahya in partnership with AANM. It narrates the artistic renaissance born out of Yemen’s crises via visual art, short films, poetry, writing and productions of Yemeni artists residing in Yemen and the diaspora. Yahya will join AANM’s Dave Serio for a post-screening talkback. All films in Arabic with English subtitles. All donations go to The Yemen Relief and Reconstruction Foundation.
Emerging from the Arab Film Festival, the Arab Film Series @ AANM is a collaborative effort between Cinema Lamont and the Arab American National Museum. The series brings a wide range of new and classic films by Arab and Arab American filmmakers to metro Detroit, uniting community members through film, dialogue and activism.
Presented in partnership with Center for Arab American Studies at University of Michigan - Dearborn, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies at University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, Cinema Lamont, Cinema Detroit, Final Girls, ACCESS’ Campaign to TAKE ON HATE, Henry Ford College.