22 Feb

Julia Meltzer on The Light in her eyes, di Veronica Vegna

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Shot right before the uprising in Syria, The Light in Her Eyes is a documentary film about Houda al-Habash, a conservative Muslim preacher who founded a Qur’an school for girls in Damascus, Syria. The school offers female students the opportunity to devote their time to the study of Islam during the summer. This represents a cultural shift and a form of empowerment for ...continua a leggere