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The Valley of Salt (La Vallée du Sel) at Margaret Mead Film Festival

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Christophe M. Saber
2016 | 62 minutes
Country of Production: Switzerland
Countries Featured: Switzerland, Egypt
NY Premiere

In the wake of the Arab Spring and Egypt’s political turmoil, the young filmmaker Christophe Saber returns to his childhood home in Cairo. While his camera rolls, a typical reunion and family holiday turns into a dramatic and unnerving ordeal as his Christian parents receive death threats from the newly empowered Muslim Brotherhood.

Co-presented by African Film Festival, Inc.




American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192 United States