FCI 2016 Film Festival Schedule
SATURDAY APRIL 2
Session Three (5:00 – 7:00)
Oboor (Passing) (d. Pegah Arzi, Iran, 2015)
A whole life as seen through the first day of school. Oboor is an adaptation of the book Half a Day by Najib Mahfouz, who was the first Arab writer to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Pegah Arzi studied film making at the New York film academy and the Young Cinema Society of Iran, she has also attended a script-writing workshop with Paul Schrader and a film-making workshop with the acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi.
$40 for the entire Festival (including opening night reception)
$25 for a 1 day pass
$10 for an individual screening session