The Color of Paradise (1999)

All Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20, in observance of the Easter holiday.

These five movies originate in the Middle East, a region roiling not only with religious and political turmoil but with an increasingly vital film industry. The Color of Paradise (1999; PG)
Middle Eastern Voices
Saturday, November 23, 2013
1:30pm @ Central Library

Inspired by the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art’s current exhibit Echoes: Islamic Art & Contemporary Artists, and complementing the Library’s new collection The Muslim Journeys Bookshelf, this series looks at life in the Middle East.

In the Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault at the Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.

Saturdays at 1:30 p.m.
 
Lemon Tree (2008; PG)
November 2, 2013

Incendies (2010; R)
November 9, 2013

Persepolis (2007; PG-13)
November 16, 2013

The Color of Paradise (1999; PG)
November 23, 2013

Where Do We Go Now? (2011; PG-13)
November 30, 2013