CIGI Cinema Series: The Square

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 7:00 PM
CIGI Campus, 67 Erb Street West, Waterloo, Canada
Jun 4

The Square event poster

Join CIGI for a searing documentary that follows a group of six revolutionary leaders throughout the Egyptian Revolution. "The Square" (95 minutes) follows their journey from Tahrir Square to the fall of President Mubarak. Nominated for a 2013 Academy Award (Best Documentary).

The film will be introduced by Bessma Momani, CIGI Senior Fellow and Associate Professor at the BSIA. 

Event Speakers

Bessma Momani is a senior fellow, joining CIGI in 2004. She has a Ph.D. in political science with a focus on international political economy and is full professor at the University of Waterloo.