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.


If you need disability related accommodations, including parking, to make this event accessible, please contact the Center for Accessibility Resources, 651-793-1549 or