2015 Carnegie Mellon International Film Festival Faces of Work Pittsburgh, PA March 18 – April 11
Screening two recipients of GFI film grants and also awarded distribution contracts.
Sunday, March 22Bad Hair (Pelo Malo) Venezuela | by Mariana Rondon | 93 mins — A showdown loms as 9 year old Junior suspects his haggard, out-of-work single mother would love him more if he straightens the unruly hair he inherited form his absent father.
Sunday, March 29Excuse My French Egypt | by Amr Salama | 99 mins — 12 year old Hany tries to fit in at his new governmental school after his father suddenly drops dead, leaving his mother in debt and unable to continue to afford his private education.
Director Amr Salama will attend screening and Q&A at the McConomy Auditorium.