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Out in the Dark

Out in the Dark

Original Title: Alta / Dhalam
Directors: Michael Mayer
Israel / Palestine / USA
Hebrew and Arabic with subtitles
96 min min
Out-look
New Directors Competition
Spotlight Middle East

Synopsis:
Nimer, a Palestinian student, dreams of a better life abroad. One fateful night he meets Roy, an Israeli lawyer. As their relationship deepens into love, Nimer is confronted with the harsh realities of a Palestinian society that refuses to accept him for his sexual identity, and an Israeli society that rejects him for his nationality. Nimer soon must choose between love and the life he thought he wanted.

Links: Website Trailer

Show Times

Get your ticket here Director Michael Mayer scheduled to attend
Get your ticket here Director Michael Mayer scheduled to attend
Get your ticket here Director Michael Mayer scheduled to attend
Tickets can be purchased in advance OR on location at the Logan Theater (2646 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL 60647) two hours before the screening.
Michael Mayer
Sponsors
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences