Friday, October 25
Wilaya, film screening
LaRose Digital Theatre, Koury Business Center, 6 p.m.
With unprecedented access to the Sahrawi community, director Pedro Pérez Rosado provides a voice for this unrepresented group of Saharan refugees and their struggle for independence. The outstanding performance of newcomer Nadhira Mohamed, who was herself born in a refugee camp in Tinduf, landed her the Best Actress award at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.