English movies to the people
Tutti i giovedi’, dalle 22 alle 23.30
proiezione film in lingua originale.
(sottotitoli in inglese e italiano o solo inglese, a discrezione dell’insegnante)
Giovedi’ 11 dicembre
Eyad Zahra, 2010, 83′
Yusef is a first-generation Pakistani-American engineering student who moves off-campus with a group of Muslim punks in Buffalo, New York. His new “un-orthodox” housemates soon introduce him to Taqwacore – a hardcore, Muslim punk rock scene. As the seasons change, Taqwacore influences the house more and more. The living room becomes a mosque during the day, while it continues to host punk shows at night. Ultimately, Yusef begins to challenge his own faith and ideologies.