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THE JUDGE

Saturday, November 3, 11:15 AM
Saturday, November 10, 11:15 AM

Director: Erika Cohn
Country: Palestine / USA
Year: 2017
Runtime: 82 minutes
Language: Arabic with English subtitles

A vérité legal drama about Judge Kholoud Al-Faqih: she was the first woman appointed to a Shari’a court in the Middle East, and her career provides rare insights into both Islamic law and gender-based justice. ~ Toronto International Film Festival

Principal Cast: Kholoud Al-Faqih

Writer: Erika Cohn
Producer: Erika Cohn
Cinematographer: Amber Fares
Editor: Sara Maamouri, Ken Schneider
Music: Omar Fadal

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