The premiere screening of both of these films, will take place at the Tricycle Cinema on 9th Feb.
THE LIGHT IN HER EYES (Julia Metzer – Laura Nix / USA-Syria / 2011 / 87 mins)
The Light In Her Eyes tells the story of the inspiring and contradictory female principal of the Al-Zahra Koran School who teaches the women to challenge tradition yet live according to Islam.
BOXING GIRLS OF KABUL(Ariel Nasr / Canada / 2011 / 52 mins)
In a stadium where women were once stoned to death by the Taliban, the Boxing Girls of Kabul brave social exclusion, boldly fighting for respect for themselves and their nation.
Tickets – £9 (£7 concessions)
To book call 020 7613 7498 or online at http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/cinema-program/cinema/double-bill-the-light-in-her-eyes-boxing-girls-of-kabul/