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FILM // Amreeka

  • Studio Theatre 1501 14th Street Northwest (map)

FEATURE // Amreeka

by Cherien Dabis | 97 min. | 2009

Get a taste for DCPFAF Spotlight Artist Cherien Dabis’ earliest work before catching her talk at 7:00 pm. In Amreeka, a vivacious Palestinian woman (Nisreen Faour) and her teenage son (Melkar Muallem) cope with culture clash and more as they try to build a new life in rural Illinois.