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Katara DFI Cinema Screens “Koran by Heart” in Ramadan

Jul 25, 2012

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July 25, 2012: Katara and Doha Film Institute (DFI) will host a special Ramadan charity screening of the HBO documentary ‘Koran by Heart’, directed by Greg Barker, on Wednesday August 8th at 9:30pm, Katara Drama Theatre, Building 16.

Join the Katara DFI Cinema in celebrating the spirit of Ramadan by coming to watch this award-winning documentary. ‘Koran by Heart’ is an engaging 77 minute documentary, which follows the young participants of in the annual Koran-reciting world championships, revealing the unique experiences and aspirations of Muslim children throughout the world.

Don’t miss this opportunity to watch a moving and eye-opening documentary. For more information and to purchase tickets, please log on to or visit the official box office in Building 26, Katara Cultural Village from the hours of 6:30pm – 10pm. All Ticket Sale Proceeds will be contributed to a cultural charity and a Qatari youth organisation.