Category Archives: Film

March Events at the Legation

Below are the events happening this month at the Legation.  If you are in the area, we hope to see you there. Monday, March 9, 7 p.m. Movie Night “The Furies,” starring Barbara Stanwyck, Walter Huston. Thursday, March 12, 4 … Continue reading

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Enchantment On Sale through the New Year

If you are looking to get an early start on some Christmas shopping, you can do it and support TALIM by purchasing copies of Enchantment. Pictures from the Tangier American Legation Museum, by Diana Wylie, on sale for $14.99 (regularly … Continue reading

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Angels, Monsters, and Bastards

Bastards, a documentary about a Moroccan woman’s quest to legitimize her daughter, was shown to acclaim at the Legation.
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Ibn Battuta Returns to Tangier

Great turnout for yesterday’s “Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta” at the Tangier Cinémathèque.
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Keep On Walkin’ – Walk Morocco

Moroccan & American, young and young-at-heart, Khalid Jebbar and Danny Garcia set off from the Legation to Walk Morocco – from Tangier to Dakhla.
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Tangier to Tinseltown: Sanaa Hamri

Watch out for Sanaa Hamri: she’s conquered Hollywood. Now she wants to make Tangier Film City on the Strait.
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Happy Birthday, IB!

Ibn Battuta, Tangier’s most famous son, was born on this day in the 14th century. Time to honor him in his birthplace by showing “Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta.”
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Monument Man

Saving the Legation – unique American historic monument overseas – from oblivion and neglect, and telling its compelling story, has been my work over these past four years.
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January in Black & White

4 films, drama & documentary, slaves, freedom fighters, prisoners and presidents. All on the theme of Black and White, in South Africa, the U.S., and… Morocco.
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Play It Again, In Casablanca

All-time greatest film Casablanca was propaganda for a pro-Free French stance, while US policy continued to favor Vichy.
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