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Cairo Cinema Days 2
Ghost Hunting
Documentary | France, Palestine, Switzerland, Qatar | 2017 | Arabic, English | English Subtitles | 94 Mins
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In order to confront the ghosts of his past, Palestinian director Raed Andoni assembles an eclectic group of ex-prisoners to build a replicate of Al-Moskobiya, Israel’s main interrogation centre, wher...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
I Have A Picture " Film No. 1001 in the Life of the Oldest Extra in the World"
Documentary | Egypt | 2017 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 75 Mins
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With the help of El Homossany, one of the oldest assistant directors in Egypt, Zedan, a young indie filmmaker, is making a documentary about Motawe Eweis, who has worked as an extra in about 1000 film...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
In the Ruins of Baalbeck Studios
Documentary | Lebanon, Germany | 2017 | Arabic, French, English | English | 48 Mins
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The story of this film project revolves around one of the biggest production studios in the Arab world, and its lost archive. Located on Charles Helou Boulevard in the East of Beirut, the remains of S...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Room for a Man
Documentary | Lebanon, USA | 2017 | Arabic, French, Spanish | 77 min
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A young Lebanese filmmaker who shares a Beirut apartment with his mother and pet dog attempts to reconstruct his identity by renovating his bedroom. But as the Syrian construction workers come and go...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Taste of Cement
Documentary | Germany, Lebanon, Syria, UAE, Qatar | 2017 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 85 min
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In Beirut, Syrian construction workers are building skyscrapers, while their own homes in their homeland are being shelled. These workers are confined to the site, forbidden as refugees, to leave befo...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
The City Will Pursue You
Documentary | Egypt | 2017 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 70 min
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In a country that is suffocating inside a bubble of corruption and deterioration, Ossama follows stories of old buildings being demolished and historical landmarks disappearing. He encounters differen...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
The Wardrobe Man
Experimental Docu-fiction | Egypt, Denmark | 2018 | Danish, English, Arabic | Arabic, English Subtitles | 50 min
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Bassem Yousri finds himself in the West Jutland area, in Denmark, on a research mission about the life of the peculiar Wardrobe Man; Kristian Vandet Jørgensen a hermit who lived in his wardrobe by the...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
As Far As Yearning
Documentary (Short) | Lebanon, France | 2017 | Arabic, French | English Subtitles | 23 min
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A yearning in an unsettled space that, once, was shared and breathed by two cineastes, living in two different cities, trying to sustain their longing through each other’s scattered images, sounds, an...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
At Last, a Tragedy
Documentary (Short) | Lebanon, Syria | 2017 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 16 min
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As goals fade and it becomes clear that no action really matters, meaning fades too. At that moment, desire fades, movement fades, and the body follows suit. Heaviness replaces lightness, the soul is ...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Land of Doom
Documentary (Short) | Lebanon, Syria | 2017 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 20 min
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The film depicts the last days of eastern Aleppo’s siege. Just before its fall, Milad Amin, residing in Beirut, follows up with his friend Ghith, an activist and photographer, who like so many other c...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Chinese Ink
| Lebanon | 2016 | French, Arabic, German | English Subtitles
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“I hesitated for a long time. More than a step forward, more than one backwards, more than one by the side. Thousands of times the same gaze through the windows of my own end of the world”. These are ...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Duo for Two Missing Persons
| Lebanon | 2013 | English | 9 min
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In Duo for Two Missing Persons, the filmmaker asks: could dance act as a conduit between life and death? The video traces the artist’s interest in mass graves and the grisly reality that, in such situ...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Nights and Days
| Lebanon, France | 2007 | Arabic | 17 min
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The film uses notes written and filmed during summer 2006 as a personal account of the experience of war. The first part oscillates between day-shots and night-shots and features a soundtrack expressi...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Now Eat my Script
| Lebanon | 2014 | English | 25 min
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In Now Eat My Script, Al Solh takes the transit of a sacrificed lamb in the trunk of her relative’s car as a starting point to reflect on the exchange of goods and food between her mother’s family in ...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
A Drowning Man
Drama | Denmark, UK, Greece | 2017 | Arabic, Greek | English Subtitles | 15 min
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Surrounded by predators on the mean streets of Athens, a young refugee faces a heart-wrenching series of compromises if he hopes to survive another day. A gripping portrait of life in exile...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Bonboné
Drama | Drama | 2017 | Arabic, Hebrew | English Subtitles | 15 min
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A Palestinian man languishing in an Israeli jail is pining for some quality time with his wife, in order to conceive. This presents a logistical conundrum, but one to which his spunky wife proves hers...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
The Crossing
Drama | Palestine | 2017 | Arabic, Hebrew | English Subtitles | 11 mins
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The trials and tribulations faced by ordinary Palestinians attempting to travel a few hundred meters inside their own land are sadly, only too well known. This heartbreaking story articulates what hap...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
The President's Visit
Comedy | Lebanon, USA, Qatar | 2017 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 19 min
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A small coastal town is in a state of excitement at the impending visit by the President. Inhabitants nervously peck and preen at their surroundings, scurrying around and cleaning frantically ahead of...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Tshweesh
Drama | Lebanon, Germany, Spain, Qatar | 2017 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 26 min
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Beirut, the day of the World Cup. A woman walks through the relatively quiet streets, people are indoors watching the game, or going about their domestic business. But there seems to be a disruption i...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Recollection
| Germany, Palestine | 2014 | 70 min
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A visual tour around Jaffa, through rare archived footage, from the 1960s to the 1990s, captured on film in Israeli and American features. All the protagonists are edited out of the original footage; ...

Cairo Cinema Days 2
When Things Occur
| Palestine, UK | 2016 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 28 min
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Based on Skype conversations with Gaza-based photographers, fixers and drivers who were behind specific images that were transmitted from screen to screen in the summer of 2014. The film probes the fa...