Cairo 678 by Mohamed Diab (Egypt, 2012, 100 min.). Three women join together in uneasy solidarity to combat the sexual harassment that impacts their lives. Fayza dreads her daily battle with the overcrowded bus line. But after taking a self-defense lesson from Seba, Fayza fights back and soon has a police detective searching for her. Meanwhile, Nelly faces pressure from family to drop a lawsuit against her attacker. This deftly braided narrative tells a gripping, timely social tale through its patchwork of interconnected lives and deeds. In Arabic with English subtitles.

Global Lens Film Series

Cairo 678

Next Session: This event is closed.
12:45 pm - 2:25 pm
Remis Auditorium, 161
Admission
$9MFA members, seniors, and students
$11Nonmembers
Ticket Purchase Required
Event Type
Film