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Mara Ahmed: A Thin Wall
Date Friday April 20
Time 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Event Type Screening
Organizer/AuthorDonna K. Khorsheed
Location Details
Oakland Asian Cultural Center
388 9th St. #290
Oakland, CA 94607
Oakland-Downtown
The Oakland Asian Cultural Center will rescreen filmmaker, writer, artist and social activist Mara Ahmed’s film

A Thin Wall
A documentary written, directed and co-produced by Mara Ahmed

Friday, April 20, 2018
Film starts: 7pm

Doors Open 6:45pm / Event: 7pm to 9:30pm

A THIN WALL is a documentary about memory, history and the possibility of reconciliation. It focuses on the Partition of India in 1947, but derives lessons that remain urgently relevant today. The film is shot on both sides of the border, in India and Pakistan. The film is written and directed by Mara Ahmed and co-produced by Surbhi Dewan. Both filmmakers are descendants of families torn apart by partition.

----- A Thin Wall (2015) 1h 5 minutes

Free and Open to the Public

Film screening will be followed by Q & A with Mara Ahmed via skype
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Added to the calendar on Thursday Apr 5th, 2018 5:19 PM
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