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A Tale of Love and Desire
February 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Festival of Films in French
Talkback with Caroline Seymour-Jorn (Department of Global Studies, Director of Global & International Studies)
Ahmed, 18, French of Algerian origin, grew up in the suburbs of Paris. At university, he meets Farah, an energetic young Tunisian girl, who has just arrived in Paris. While discovering a corpus of erotic Arabic literature, the shy Ahmed falls in love with Farah, as he struggles to find himself.
Presented as part of the Albertine Cinémathèque program & Co-sponsored by MALLT
(Leyla Bouzid, France and Tunisia, French and Arabic w/English sub, 102min, 2022, Digital)