Greater Grand Rapids Ski Club

UICA Movie -Timbuktu movie

  • 26 Feb 2017
  • 2:00 PM
  • 2 Fulton West (corner of Fulton & Division)

Registration

  • Pay at UICA

UICA has a FREE MOVIE - arrive before 2 for better seating. John will get there 1:45 or sooner.

This program is free and open to the public and begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, February 26 in the UICA theater, 

Sunday afternoon film, food and cultural exchange.

Timbuktu is a 2014 French-Mauritanian drama film directed by Abderrahmane Sissako. It was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or in the main competition section at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.

The film looks at the brief occupation of TimbuktuMali by Ansar Dine. Parts of the film were influenced by a 2012 public stoning of an unmarried couple in Aguelhok.  It was shot in Oualata, a town in south-east Mauritania.  Short film You are Going to Hell (13 min.) followed by the feature film.

RSVP or questions to John Zadvinskis 616-450-4793 (call or text).

 You can go to http://chiaroscurogr.org/films/2017-series for more info.  Free to Public!

Greater Grand Rapids Ski Club, P.O. Box 2084, Grand Rapids MI 49503-2084

www.ggrsc.org

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