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Jackie
Biography, Drama | USA | 2016 | English | Arabic Subtitles | 95 min
Natalie Portman shines in one of the films of the year, delivering a pitch-perfect performance that embraces the complexities and charms of First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, with Chilean director Pablo L...

Dalida
Drama | France | 2016 | French | English and Arabic Subtitles | 124 min
Based on the true story of acclaimed music icon “Dalida” born in Cairo, who gained celebrity in the 60s, singing in French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, German, Italian, playing in awarded Youssef Chahine...

We are Egyptian… Armenians
Documentary | Egypt | Arabic | English Subtitles | 90 min
"We are Egyptian… Armenians" is a message of tolerance and acceptance of the other. It’s a story about how people can live together in harmony and be part of the same community. It projects Egypt at t...

A footnote in Ballet History
History, Biography, Dance | France, United States, Egypt, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia | English, Arabic, Russian | English Subtitles | 118 mins
The establishment of the art of classical ballet in Egypt under the auspices of the state during the Cold War is at the heart of an extraordinary saga, narrated here by its first pioneers. Prima balle...

D-CAF 2017

Incendies
Drama | Canada | 2010 | French | English and Arabic Subtitles | 130 min
A mother’s last wishes send the twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to the Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad’s acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and m...

Monsieur Lazhar
comedy, drama | Canada | 2011 | French | eNGLISH AND ARABIC SUBTITLES | 94 min
Bachir Lazhar, an Algerian immigrant, is hired to replace an elementary school teacher who died tragically. While the class goes through a long healing process, nobody in the school is aware of Bachir...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

El Manzano Azul ( The blue apple tree)
Drama | Venezuela | 2013 | spanish | English Subtitles | 95 min
Diego, is an 11-year old boy, who is forced to spend his vacation with his grandfather Francisco, whom he barely knows, in a small country house located in the mountains of the Venezuelan Andes. In th...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

El Ciudadano Ilustre (The Distinguished Citizen)
Comedy, Drama | Argentina | 2016 | Spanish | English subtitles | 120min
Daniel Mantovani is an Argentine writer who has lived in Europe for more than three decades, acclaimed worldwide for having won the Nobel Prize in Literature. He accepts an invitation to visit Salas, ...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

TANTA AGUA
Drama, Comedy | Uruguay | 2014 | Spanish | English Subtitles | 102 min
Since his divorce Alberto spends little time with Lucia and Federico. The three of them set off for the hot springs one stormy morning, it´s going to be a short vacation so they want to make the most ...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

Carga Sellada
SUSPENSE | Bolivia | 2014 | Spanish | Arabic subtitles | 101 MIN
A train run by a machinist and three policemen, and a clandestine passenger, carrying a cargo that ends up being cursed, seek their destination in the Bolivian highlands, facing attacks by angry villa...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

JULIETA
Drama, Romance | Spain | 2016 | Spanish | English and Arabic Subtitles | 99 min
After a casual encounter, a brokenhearted woman decides to confront her life and the most important events about her stranded daughter...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

OS GATOS NÃO TÊM VERTIGENS (CATS DON’T HAVE VERTIGO)
Comedy, Drama | Portugal | 2014 | Portuguese | English Subtitles | 124 min
Rosa lives in solitude after her husband dies until she finds Jo, an 18-year-old young man, asleep on her roof. She learns Jo was kicked out of his house by his alcoholic father, and decides to take h...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

Aquarius
Drama | Brazil | 2016 | Portuguese | English and Arabic Subtitles | 142 min
Clara, a 65 year old widow and retired music critic, was born into a wealthy and traditional family in Recife, Brazil. She is the last resident of the Aquarius, an original two-story building, built i...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

¡ASU MARE!
Comedy | Peru | 2013 | Spanish | English Subtitles | 100 min
The story follows the adventures of Carlos Alcántara on his way to fame from his childhood in the “Unidad Vecinal Mirones”. It is a recreation of his youth and experiences with his mother...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

LUNA DE CIGARRAS (CICADA MOON)
Action | Paraguay | 2014 | Spanish | English Subtitles | 87 Min
A young American man comes to Paraguay to seal a deal and start a new business venture. The opportunity he represents creates a competition within a group that unexpectedly takes him on a journey into...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

Gloria
Drama | Chile | 2013 | Spanish | English subtitles | 110 min35
Gloria is a 58 years old woman and she is living alone. To compensate the void, she fills her days with activities and at night she seeks love in the world of adult singles parties, where she gets los...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

HISTORIAS DEL CANAL (PANAMA CANAL STORIES)
Drama | Panama | 2014 | Spanish, English | English, Arabic and Spanish Subtitles | 106 min
This impressive, sweeping historical drama chronicles five incredible stories of people who helped build the famous canal and Panama itself. Spanning a century, from 1913 to 2013, the film weaves toge...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

AMORES PERROS (LOVE’S A BITCH)
Drama | Mexico | 2000 | Spanish | English and Arabic Subtitles | 153 min
Since exploding on the scene as winner at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival and best foreign film nominee by the Academy Award and Golden Globe, Amores Perros has gone on to achieve universal acclaim and ...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

EL ABRAZO DE LA SERPIENTE (THE EMBRACE OF THE SERPENT
ADVENTURE,DRAMA | Colombia | 2015 | CUBEO, WITOTO, TICUNA, WANANO, SPANISH, PORTUGUESE, GERMAN, CATALA, ENGLISH | English and Arabic Subtitles | 125 min
The EMBRACE OF THE SERPENT tells the epic story of the first contact, encounter, rapprochement, and possible friendship that transcends life, between Karamakate, an Amazonian Shaman, the last survivor...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

LA CASA MÁS GRANDE DEL MUNDO (THE GREATEST HOUSE IN THE WORLD)
Drama | Guatemala | 2015 | Spanish, Maya | English Subtitles | 76 min
Rocio, a Maya Mam girl, lives in the mountains with her mother and grandmother. She must take care of the herd of sheep for the first time on her own. Upon losing one of her sheep, she goes looking fo...

Ibero American Film Week 2017

El sitio de los sitios (Site of Sites)
Documentary | Dominican Republic | 2016 | Spanish | English subtitles | 60 min
Filmed with irony, Site of Sites describes brief moments in the lives of foreign and local tourists, cleaning staff and workers in a seaside resort near the construction site of an artificial beach, s...

Ibero-American Film Week

Pescador (Fisherman)
Drama | Ecuador | 2011 | Spanish | Arabic Subtitles | 93 min
Two things will change the life of Blanquito, a 30-year-old man who lives with his mother in El Matal, a humble fishing village on the northern coast of Ecuador: the appearance of wooden boxes full of...

It's Only the End of the world
Drama | France, Canada | 2016 | French | Arabic and English Subtitles | 96 min
After 12 years of absence, a writer goes back to his hometown, planning on announcing his upcoming death to his family. As resentment soon rewrites the course of the afternoon, fits and feuds unfold, ...

Ali, The Goat and Ibrahim
Drama. Fantasy | Egypt | 2016 | Arabic | English subtitles | 92 Min
Ali, the Goat and Ibrahim follows a strange love story of a young man living in a rough neighborhood. He travels across Egypt on the recommendation of a psychic along with Ibrahim who is almost driven...