March 12, 2023 1:30 pm
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“Talking About Trees”: Michigan Theater.

(Suhaib Gasmelbari, 2019). Documentary about the efforts of 4 retired Sudanese filmmakers to reopen a movie theater in the city of Omdurman in the face of decades of fundamentalist Islamist censorship. Arabic, subtitles. Sponsored by the U-M Weiser Center for Europe & Eurasia. 1:30 p.m. Film screenings every Wed.–Sun. Tickets $10.50 unless otherwise noted (children under 12, students, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8:50; MTF members, $8) in advance online (recommended) & at the door. For updated schedule, see