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Title The light in her eyes [videorecording] / Clockshop and Felt Films present ; directed and produced by Julia Meltzer and Laura Nix.
Published New York, NY : Cinema Guild, c2012.
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Description 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Cinematography by Julia Meltzer and Anne Etheridge; music composed by Kinan Azmeh; lead editor, Monique Zavistovski; editor, Nathaniel Fregoso.
System Reqs DVD.
Summary Shot on the eve of the Syrian uprising, The Light in Her Eyes is a portrait of a remarkable woman, Houda al-Habash, a conservative Muslim preacher who 30 years ago founded one of the first religious schools for girls in Syria. It provides unique insight into the women's mosque movement, a piety movement that calls for greater freedom for women and encourages them to claim space within the mosque, a space historically dominated by men, while considering the changing roles of girls, women, and Islam in the Middle East.
Subject Al-Habash, Houda.
Girls -- Education -- Syria.
Women educators -- Syria.
Islamic education -- Syria.
Genre Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Related Names Meltzer, Julia. Director. Producer.
Nix, Laura. Director. Producer.
Clockshop (Firm)
Felt Films.
Cinema Guild.
ISBN 0781514150
Publisher # 2431 Cinema Guild
OCLC number 814083850