Post: May 19, 2019
Kindness Films presents a profoundly revealing and life-changing documentary.
Two Cultures. One World.
Seeking to build a bridge of mutual understanding and friendship, a Canadian-Egyptian entrepreneur of Muslim faith, now living in Switzerland, decides to reach out to the very people who fear him. Traveling across the United States to find Americans concerned about an Islamic threat, Tarek Mounib makes them an intriguing offer….a Free Trip to Egypt.
Brooklyn For Peace Arts & Culture Collective is happy to support and promote this Social Revolution of Acceptance and to take the #PledgeToListen: FreeTripToEgypt.com
Following a one-week theatrical run in NYC (May 31) and Los Angeles (June 7), Free Trip to Egypt will enjoy a one-night event premier (Fathom) June 12, the #PledgeToListenDay of Unity.
On the evening of Wednesday, June 12th FREE TRIP TO EGYPT will be screening in 500 theaters across the United States as part of our #PledgeToListen Day of Unity. Prior to the screening, there will be a 30-minute pre-show video which will include celebrity endorsements, a unique song written for the event and other exciting material.
Directly after the film, there will be a telecasted panel discussion live from Washington DC. The panel will include politicians, celebrities and thought leaders who will discuss the themes in the film and action steps we can take as a society to reconcile the divide that is splitting our country. Tarek Mounib will moderate the panel.
Depending on the location and time zone of the theater, the panel will be live or previously recorded.
This film will have several screening locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens and Staten Island. To purchase tickets and find a theater location near you. Select this link. And you can also visit the website to get more details. There are discounts available for group sales (25 ticket minimum) HERE.
Running time of film 98 minutes. The film has a PG rating. Parental Guidance Suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
About Kindness Films:
With a goal of launching a sincere dialogue and a better understanding of different points of view, Kindness Film is focused on creating projects that contribute to the well being of humanity and bringing people together of various backgrounds and cultures. A successful software entrepreneur of Egyptian heritage who has lived in Zurich, Switzerland for the past 15 years, founder Tarek Mounib – who recalls being the only Muslim family in his neighborhood growing up in the 70’s in Halifax, Canada – launched the non-partisan production company in 2017 with the genesis of an idea: A dream to build bridges through kindness and document the journey in a film. What happened next was beyond his wildest dreams….and resulted in a most unusual journey. Visit Kindness Film website