H.M. Bizri Professor of Cinnema and Filmaking, U of Minnesota

Friday, November 8, 2013 - 6:00pm
501 Schermerhorn
Scheps Memorial Lectures and Workshops

H.M. Bizri is an American-Lebanese director, writer, and producer, born in Beirut, Lebanon. His work has been shown at Sundance, Cannes, Berlin, Oberhausen, and Moscow International Film Festivals, Louvre Museum (Paris), the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, the Villa Medici (Rome), The American Academy in Rome, Beaux-Arts de Paris, Ayam Beirut Al Cinema'iya festival (Cinema Days of Beirut), The Anthology Film Archives, Biennale Des Cinema Arabes (Paris), Milan Film Festival, Walker Art Center (Minneapolis), Institut du Monde Arabe (Paris), Harvard Film Archives (Cambridge), Reina Sofia (Madrid), Museum of Modern Art (New York), Cinémathèque Française (Paris), Centre Pompidou (Paris), Cairo Opera House, among others.