Film: 'Koran By Heart'

Monday, November 4, 2013

Adanti Student Center - Theater

koran documentaryH.C. Buley Library & SCSU Muslim Students Association Present the Documentary Film:
Koran By Heart

3:30pm - Welcome
Intro with Imam Kashief

3:40pm -4:05 p.m.
Koran By Heart - film screening

4:05-5:30 p.m.
Reciter Salah Musaed

5:30pm -5:45 p.m.
Food break

5:45pm-6:15 p.m.
Film discussion with
Professor K. Gorniak

6:15pm- 7:00 p.m.
Closing remarks

This compelling film by filmmaker Greg Barker chronicles the experiences of 110 young students from over 70 countries who come to Cairo for Egypt's Interna-tional Koran competition. The film follows three students who have entered the annual Koran competition. As they embark on their incredible journey, you'll also discover their academic dreams and career aspirations.

For additional information contact: Harley Gaafar at or Shirley Cavanagh at


Adanti Student Center - Theater
345 Fitch St.
New Haven, CT 06515


Harley Gaafar