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May 4 – Arab Film Festival

Pre-season San Diego Arab Film Festival Event Tickets are available now at BrownPaperTicket.com ($10, or $8 for MOPA members) and will be on sale at the door beginning at 5:30 pm on May 4. For information call 619-243-0827 or email info@karamnow.org or visit http://www.karamanow.org/films.html Facebook event page Movie: Bahiya & Mahmoud | Jordan | 14 min Bahiya & Mahmoud is the third film by Jordanian director Zaid Abu Hemdan. The film tells the story of an aging married couple who have fallen into a reliable routine of bickering and making one another miserable until the morning that Mahmoud wakes and finds his wife Bahiya gone. The film won the Best of Festival award in the Palm Springs International Short Festival that made it eligible for Academy Award consideration in the short film category. The film also won the award for Outstanding Short in the Arab Film Festival in San Francisco, participated in the official competition at Dubai International Film Festival 2010 and was part of the official selection of Doha Tribeca Film Festival. بهية ومحمود …