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In the Last Days of the City
Narrative Feature | Egypt, Germany, UK, UAE | 2016 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 118 minutes
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Downtown Cairo, 2009. Khalid, a 35 year old filmmaker is struggling to make a film that captures the soul of his city while facing loss in his own life. With the help of his friends, who send him foot...

Withered Green
Social Drama | Egypt | 2016 | Arabic | English subtitles | 73 min
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Iman cannot convince any of her uncles to attend her younger sister’s engagement in her father’s place, as is tradition. However, when she receives her medical test results, she makes a shocking disco...

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MARE NOSTRUM
Short Film | Syria, France | 2016 | English | 13 MINS
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On a Mediterranean shore, a Syrian Father makes a decision that puts his daughter’s life at ris...

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NYERKUK
Short Film | Sudan | 2016 | Arabic | English Subtitles | 19 MINS
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After having lost his father in an air raid Adam, a ten-year-old boy, is forced to flee to the city, to survive, he becomes a skilful burglar, the best and he most envied. Things become complicated wh...

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SUBMARINE
Short Film | Lebanon | 2016 | Arabic | English Subtiles | 21 MINS
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Under the imminent threat of Lebanon’s garbage crisis, Hala, a wild child inside of a woman, is the only one to refuse evacuation, clinging to whatever remains of hom...

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THE PARROT
Short Film | Jordan, Germany | 2016 | Arabic. Hebrew, Yiddish | English Subtiles | 18 MINS
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A Mizrahi Jewish family from Tunisia, who tries to settle into their new life in 1948 Haifa, Palestine is haunted by a disturbing house guest, a left behind big blue parrot from the former Arab reside...

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ONE WEEK, TWO DAYS
Short Film | Egypt, Sudan | 2016 | Arabic | English SUBTITLES | 20 MINS
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A delicate exploration of the highs and lows of intimacy between Leila and Ibrahim, a loving couple, as they deliberate the difficult decisions surrounding conception and parenthood...

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We Are Just Fine Like This
Short Film | Tunisia | 2016 | Arabic | English, French SUBTITLES | 19 MINS
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Baba Azizi is an old man that was not spared by illness. Passed around from house to house of his different children, he finds himself at his daughter’s for a couple of days. An umpteenth ordeal in pe...

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THE BOY AND THE SEA
Short Films | Syria, Lebanon | 2016 | No Dialogue | 6 MINS
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Once there was a boy who loved drawing the sea. One day, he dove into the sea, hoping to escape war. However, he was trapped between screens that had appropriated his story. The international media ca...

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DEAR ANIMAL
Short Films | Egypt | 2016 | Arabic | English SUBTITLES | 24 MINS
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Shot between Cairo and different locations in India, the film Dear Animal weaves together a short story by writer Haytham El-Wardany – titled “Lord of the Order of Existence” – about a drug dealer who...

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Foyer
Short Films | Tunisia, France | 2016 | Arabic | English, French SUBTITLES | 31 MINS
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A piece of blank white paper placed and pulsating before a camera’s lens attracts a crowd of passers-by in Tunis, the simplicity of the conceit slowly opening up to a profound reflection on the nature...

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Idle By The Sea
Short Films | Egypt, Lebanon | 2017 | Arabic, French | English SUBTITLES | 20 MINS
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We’re covered with impermeable skin and our eyes are turned outwards. How easy it is to forget what we’re made of. Events of loss remind us that we are our body while our body isn’t only our own...

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IN THE FUTURE THEY ATE FROM THE FINEST PORCELAIN
Short Films | Palestine, UK, Denmark, Qatar | 2015 | Arabic | English SUBTITLES | 29 MINS
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In the Future They Ate from the Finest Porcelain resides in the cross-section between sci-fi, archaeology and politics. Combining live motion and CGI, the film explores the role of myth for history, f...

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NOW: END OF SEASON
Short Films | Lebanon, Syria | 2015 | Arabic | English SUBTITLES | 20 MINS
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Garage Izmir is in the mthousands iddle of the long migratory journey that of Syrian refugees pass through daily to take the sea route to Europe, after a long wait in Turkey. Will this journey be dela...

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ONE PLUS ONE MAKES A PHARAOH’S CHOCOLATE CAKE
Documentary | Egypt, Switzerland | 2016 | Arabic, English | English SUBTITLES | 37 MINS
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One Plus One Makes a Pharaoh’s Chocolate Cake documents the process of a week of meetings in Cairo between musicians Aïsha Devi from Switzerland and Islam Chipsy as they were asked to produce a collab...

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THE MOST BEAUTIFUL OF ALL MOTHERS
Documentary | Lebanon | 1978 | Arabic | English SUBTITLES | 29 MINS
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This film is inspired by a song by Marcel Khalifeh based on a poem by Hassan Al Abdallah. Its starting point is a martyr of the Communist Action Organization (part of Lebanon’s National Front) and his...

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BEIRUT, OH BEIRUT
Fiction | Lebanon | 1975 | Arabic | English SUBTITLES | 110 MINS
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Beirut Oh Beirut has been done as a graduation film; it’s Maroun Bagdadi's first feature, set against the backdrop of events between the first Israeli raid on Lebanese territories in 1968, and the dea...

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WE ARE ALL FOR THE FATHERLAND
Documentary | Lebanon | 1979 | Arabic | English SUBTITLES | 74 MINS
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This film gives an account of the Israeli invasion of Lebanon through meetings and interviews with common people and leading personalities from the south of the country. In a satirical twist, We Are A...