A Lebanese man who wins the green card lottery arrives in New York, looking for a new life in the land of opportunity. Unfortunately for him, he arrives the day before 9/11. It will take all his courage and determination to fulfill his dreams of becoming a citizen. Stars Khaled Nabawy (Kingdom of Heaven, Fair Game), Agnes Bruckner (Blood and Chocolate), William Atherton (Die Hard, Die Hard 2), and Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride, Robin Hood: Men in Tights, No Strings Attached). (USA/99 mins.) Producer/director Sam Kadi, Producer Chris Wyatt and co-star Cary Elwes will be available for Q&A after the screening.
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