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Iraqi Voices 2016 Premiere Oct 29

Join us for the premiere of a documentary film written and directed by Twin-Cities based Iraqi refugees and Iraqi-Americans, followed by a discussion with Joseph Farag, Assistant Professor of Arabic Literature and Culture (UMN), and filmmakers. Reception to follow. Iraqi Voices is a collaborative arts lab which gives Twin Cities-based Iraqis an artistic platform to  Continue Reading »

Iraqi Voices at Mizna Arab Film Festival Oct 1!

Excited as ever to be a part of this year’s Mizna Arab Film Festival! Iraqi Shorts and Iraqi Voices at the Mizna Arab Film Festival on October 1 @ 1:00pm. The 2015 films will be screened as well as a sneak peak of our 2016 film. Q&A with filmmakers after screening. Come out and show  Continue Reading »

Coffee and Conversation

Interview with “The Unreturned” Director on War News Radio

Nate Fisher, IARP volunteer and Director of “The Unreturned,” was recently interviewed on War News Radio. To listen to the interview, click here.

The Unreturned to Show at UNHCR Refugee Film Festival in Tokyo

The Unreturned, directed by IARP volunteer Nate Fisher, was selected for the 5th UNHCR Refugee Film Festival in Tokyo in October 2010. The Unreturned follows five Iraqis and their families who are among the 40 percent of the country’s middle class who have fled the country since 2003. Without them, Iraq still lacks reliable electricity,  Continue Reading »