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Appalachian Summer Festival: When Pomegranates Howl

July 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

$10

Helene and Stephen Weicholz Global Film Series presents
When Pomegranates Howl

In Pashto/Farsi with English subtitles

Australia/Afghanistan/The Netherlands, Iran, not rated, directed by Granaz Moussavi, 2021, drama, 83 minutes

Nine-year-old Hewad peddles food and amulets tackling dangers of daily street life during an ongoing war in Afghanistan. Following an explosion, he is photographed amongst other civilian casualties by an Australian journalist, igniting his daydreams of becoming a Hollywood actor. Hewad auditions a gang of street children for the journalist’s camera not knowing that dreams would come true in unexpected ways by war.

For tickets go to: https://appsummer.org/event/when-pomegranates-howl/

Details

Date:
July 20
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$10
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://appsummer.org/event/when-pomegranates-howl/

Venue

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts
733 Rivers Street
Boone, NC 28607
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Phone:
(828) 262-4046
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