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April 2016

Film: Wolf Totem (Langtuteng)

April 11, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:35 pm

This film is based on a semi-autobiographical novel and features a Chinese student who is sent to inner Mongolia to teach shepherds and instead learns about the wolf population, indigenous wisdom on human-nature harmony, and the way of nomadic life that sustained the Mongolian people for over a thousand of years but rapidly disappearing. Chinese and Mongolian with English subtitles. Set in China. Jean-Jacques Annaud, 2015. 121 min.  

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Film: Queens of Syria

April 14, 2016 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm

From Director Yasmin Fedda, the Islamicate Graduate Student Association is honored to screen Queens of Syria. This documentary tells the story of fifty women from Syria, all forced into exile in Jordan, who came together in Autumn 2013 to create and perform their own version of the ancient Greek tragedy Trojan Women. What followed was an extraordinary moment of cross-cultural contact across millennia, in which women born in 20th century Syria found a blazingly vivid mirror of their own experiences in…

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Noodles & Film: Joyful Reunion

April 15, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Carolina China Network (CCN) is hosting a lengmian (冷面, cold noodles) cooking event on Friday, April 15th from 6-9pm in Union room 3206A-B. Lengmian is a tasty Chinese dish that is especially good during the warmer months of spring and summer. After we make the noodles, join us in a screening of the Chinese film, Joyful Reunion (2012). You won’t want to miss out, event is free to the public. Contact Aimee (akurtz96@live.unc.edu) or Harmony (Bouley@live.unc.edu) if you have any…

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