Speed Sisters

Fri, October 28, 7:00 pm

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Speed Sisters

by Amber Fares

2015 | Documentary | 80 min

The Speed Sisters are the first all-woman racecar driving team in the Middle East. Grabbing headlines and turning heads at improvised tracks across the West Bank, these five women have sped their way into the heart of the gritty, male-dominated Palestinian street car-racing scene. Weaving together their lives on and off the track, Speed Sisters takes you on a surprising journey into the drive to go further and faster than anyone thought you could.

Horizon

by Zain Duraie

2013 | Drama Short | 17 min

A story that takes us on an emotional journey through the eyes of a troubled yet ambitious mother, wife, and homemaker, Faten, who must stand up to her husband to try and save her children from a future similar to her own.

Winner:
Best of Fest, Audience Choice, Palm Springs International Film Festival 2013
Audience Choice Awards, Short Films competition, Franco-Arab Film Festival, 2103