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Facing Mirrors

Presented by UCSB's Multicultural Center, this film set in contemporary Iran tells the unlikely story of a friendship that forms in spite of social norms and religious beliefs.

When: Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, 6 p.m.

Where: MultiCultural Ctr., Channel Islands Rd., UCSB, CA

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Movies, Film Screening

Description:

Set in contemporary Iran, this is a story of an unlikely and daring friendship that develops despite social norms and religious beliefs. Rana, a traditional wife and mother, picks up the wealthy and rebellious Edi, who is trying to leave the country. Rana attempts to help, but when she realizes that Edi is transgender, a dangerous series of conflicts arise. Negar Azarbayjani, 102 min., Iranian with English subtitles, 2011, Iran/Germany.

Phone: 805-893-8411

Event posted Jan. 17, 2014
Last updated Jan. 17, 2014

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