BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:GVSU Events Calendar BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20121008T190000 DTEND:20121008T000000 LOCATION:MAK BLL 126 DESCRIPTION:\n\n \n\n\n\n  \;\n\n\n\n Koran by Heart\n\n\n\n Directed by Greg Barker\n\n\n\n Year":" 2011\n\n\n\n Duration":" 90 minutes\n\n\n\n  \;\n\n\n\n Koran by Heart takes viewers to Cairo\, Egypt where a global contest reading of the Qur&rsquo\;an by young Muslim children takes place annually during Ramadan. 110 kids from the Islamic world are chosen and arrive in Cairo for the world'\;s oldest Koran reciting contest. \; The film follows two boys from Senegal and Tajikistan\, and a little girl from Maldives&mdash\;all of whom must go head-to-head with kids nearly twice their age in the pronunciation\, recitation and perfected memorization of the Qur'\;an. Even as their own future hangs in the balance\, they are caught between fundamentalist and moderate visions of Islam. \; Viewers must see this coming of age story about Muslim kids in modern times.\n\n SUMMARY:Global Eyes Film Series- DQUOTEKoran by HeartDQUOTE PRIORITY:3 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR