Arab Cinema Panorama
Wednesday, September 22Flavin Family Auditorium SOM 137 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Free and open to the public
Dananeer (Ahmed Badrakhan, Egypt, 1940, 90 minutes) Umm Kulthum , the woman known as the voice of Egypt, shines in this gorgeous black and white classic about a Bedouin girl with an exquisite voice who is "discovered." Screening will be introduced by special guest, biographer Virginia Danielson, Richard F. French Librarian of the Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library, Harvard University.