MSP International Film Festival, screenplay reading: Faduma and Mike

  • Monday, April 15, 2019
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Free
  • Auditorium
    Film Space at the Auditorium
    387 Maria Avenue, Saint Paul


Faduma and Mike

A staged reading of “Faduma and Mike” by Matthew Stenerson, winner of the 2018 FilmNorth Screenwriting Residency. A widowed Somalia-American teacher and a Midwestern plumber struggle with personal and societal pressures as they fall in love.

This is a free event presented by the Minneapolis Saint Paul International Film Festival and FilmNorth. Seating is first-come, first-served. A reception follows the reading at Film Space at the Auditorium.

Reading director: Molly Katagiri.

Reading casting consultant: Lynn Blumenthal.

Funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation’s Knight Arts Challenge with matching funds by FilmNorth.