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Directed by Hassan Akkad

Matar’ follows the story of an asylum seeker in England who, when confronted with the hostile immigration system in the UK, is forced to live on the fringes of society and rely on his bike to survive.

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Text reads: Urban Flourishing and Migrant Lives, Tuesday 4/16, 5:30 pm–7:30 pm, SF Public Library, Main Branch, Inset photo of Person in front of mirror in dramatic makeup putting on earings, wearing large blonde wig

Urban Flourishing and Migrant Lives

San Francisco is a sanctuary city and is enlivened by its long history of migrants settling here to make a life, raise families, start enterprises and link us in the common goal and act of flourishing.

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