Northeast Ohio Consortium for Middle East Studies sponsors film screening, discussion at CIFF

The Northeast Ohio Consortium for Middle East Studies—created by faculty members from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State University, Kent State University and Oberlin College—will sponsor a screening and panel discussion of the Jordanian film Transit Cities at the Cleveland International Film Festival on March 24 at 9:30 a.m. at Tower City. Directed by Mohammad Al-Hushki, Transit Cities tells the story of a Jordanian woman who comes home after 17 years abroad to a country, society and family she no longer recognizes.

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