March 28, 2024, 7:00 P.M.

The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108, George Lucas Building, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex, 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007

The USC School of Cinematic Arts, Department of American Studies and Ethnicity, Comparative Literature, French and Italian, Latin American and Iberian Cultures,
the Francophone Research and Resource Center, and the Dornsife Office of Graduate and Profession Education, invite you and a guest to attend

The Politics of Cinematic Friendships between
Pedro Almodóvar and Queer Arab Filmmakers:

A Screening of Nadir Moknèche's

Written & Directed by Nadir Moknèche
Produced by Bertrand Gore and Nathalie Mesuret

The screening will be followed by a round-table discussion with
Raed Rafei, scholar and filmmaker at the University of California, Davis
and Joseph Fahim, film critic and programmer

7:00 P.M. on Thursday, March 28th, 2024

The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108
900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007



About Lola Pater

When his mother dies, Zino decides to look for his father, Farid. But twenty-five years ago, Farid became Lola...

Running time: 95 minutes. In French, with English subtitles.

Check-In & Reservations

This screening is free of charge and open to the public. A reservation confirmation will automatically be sent to your e-mail account upon successfully making an RSVP through this website. Doors will open at 6:30 P.M.

All SCA screenings are OVERBOOKED to ensure seating capacity in the theater, therefore seating is not guaranteed based on RSVPs. The RSVP list will be checked in on a first-come, first-served basis until the theater is full. Once the theater has reached capacity, we will no longer be able to admit guests, regardless of RSVP status.

Accessibility Needs

The School of Cinematic Arts is able to accommodate most accessibility requests, including closed captioning. To ensure that requests can be handled properly, please contact Alex Ago, SCA Director of Programming, with your accessibility needs:


On-campus parking at the University of Southern California is limited. We recommend buying a day pass for the Royal Street Structure, located at the intersection of Royal Street and W. Jefferson Blvd. Parking passes are $20/car. For more information about parking at USC, please visit USC Transportation Website:

Contact Information

Name: Julian Gutierrez-Albilla