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NIGHT/EXT

NIGHT/EXT

NIGHT/EXT Egypt, UAE I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 98 min A taxi ride takes young filmmaker, Moe, from his upper class world to meet two strangers exposing the unknown side of underground Cairo at night. Moe, Toutou, Mostafa, three individuals...

UNDERDOWN

UNDERDOWN

UNDERDOWN Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 72 min Under Beirut's umbrella of corruption and chaos, Palestinian taxi driver Abu Hussam strives to reconnect with the love of his life and dreams of a permanent shelter. The runaway Syrian boy Ali...

BROTHERHOOD

BROTHERHOOD

Short Package BROTHERHOOD Canada, Tunisia, Qatar, Sweden I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 25 min Swedish premiere Mohamed is a hardened shepherd living in rural Tunisia with his wife and two sons. Mohamed is deeply shaken when his oldest son Malik...

EXTRA SAFE

EXTRA SAFE

Short Package EXTRA SAFE Egypt I 2019 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 9 min World premiere Noha is waiting in line at the pharmacy to buy a pack of condoms. The colourful pack catches a little girl’s attention, who wants to know what it is. When the girl’s...

I AM NOT THERE

I AM NOT THERE

Short Package I AM NOT THERE Sweden I 2018 I Swedish dialogue with English subtitles l 14 min When Lama’s family tells her they have to leave the country, Lama reacts like any teenager forced to leave their friends. With a creative use of the documentary form, we get...

SON OF A DANCER

SON OF A DANCER

Short Package SON OF A DANCER Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 21 min Nordic premiere Majed, a 20-year-old man, is grieving the loss of his recently deceased mother. One day, he gets the shock of his life when he learns that she used to be a...

THE OLD KALBELOUZ

THE OLD KALBELOUZ

Short Package THE OLD KALBELOUZ Algeria I 2019 I French, Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 10 minInternational premiere In Algiers, Ahmed 70 years old wakes up alone at home, he will begin a day immersed in his thoughts. Who is he talking to? CAST &...

WALTZ OF DAWN

WALTZ OF DAWN

Short Package WALTZ OF DAWN Tunisia I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 15 min Nordic premiere Radia, a mother, has been suffering from kidney failure for 11 years. She is waiting for a transplant. One day she gets called in to hospital urgently: a donor...

SCREWDRIVER

SCREWDRIVER

SCREWDRIVER Palestine, USA, Qatar I 2018 I Arabic, Hebrew dialogue with English subtitles l 108 min Swedish premiere Al-Amari Refugee Camp, Palestine, 1992. While 8 year olds Ziad and Ramzi play around with old tools, Ziad accidentally cuts Ramzi. Ramzi stabs Ziad...

SHORT PACKAGE 1

SHORT PACKAGE 1

  Short Package 1 FORK & KNIFE Egypt I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 15 min Nordic premiere Over what appears to be a random conversation between 2 people who have just met, they reveal their secrets while tackling subjects of love,...

FORK & KNIFE

FORK & KNIFE

  Short Package 1 FORK & KNIFE Egypt I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 15 min Nordic premiere Over what appears to be a random conversation between 2 people who have just met, they reveal their secrets while tackling subjects of love,...

GOLDEN BOMB

GOLDEN BOMB

  Short Package 1 GOLDEN BOMB Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 21 min Nordic premiere Beirut 1985. Yumna and Marwan, in a refuge, are getting ready for their wedding. It’s the war. The long-awaited ceremony is interrupted by the bombing...

THE CORD

THE CORD

  Short Package 1 THE CORD Syria I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 20 min Swedish premiere Due to the stress and exhaustion that Nada suffers from a siege imposed on the neighborhood where she lives with her husband, she begins to feel the labor...

THE GIFT

THE GIFT

  Short Package 1 THE GIFT Tunisia I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 20 min Nordic premiere For her first anniversary, Myriam, a young wife, a conservative and veiled teacher at a kindergarten, decided to reconstruct her virginity another time to...

UNFORGETTABLE ..

UNFORGETTABLE ..

  Short Package 1 UNFORGETTABLE MEMORY OF A FRIEND France, Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 25 min Nordic premiere In Lebanon, Chadi, a 13 year-old boy, is top of the class. He discovers that he can take advantage of his talent. If it's...

UNDERDOWN

UNDERDOWN

  UNDERDOWN Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 72 min Under Beirut's umbrella of corruption and chaos, Palestinian taxi driver Abu Hussam strives to reconnect with the love of his life and dreams of a permanent shelter. The...

FATWA

FATWA

  FATWA Tunisia, Belgium I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 102 min Swedish premiere Brahim, a Tunisian guy living in France, decides to go back to Tunisia to attend his son’s funeral who passed away in a motorcycle accident. He then...

THE WAY HOME

THE WAY HOME

  THE WAY HOME Syria, Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 65 min Through his quest to better understand the shredded state of his family, Wael questions the long-lasting socio-political crisis in Syria: “In 1980, I was born in...

THE GUEST

THE GUEST

  THE GUEST Egypt I 2019 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 95 min Nordic premiere Dr. Yehia lives with his wife Mimi and daughter Farida in a villa. His views that are against religious extremism only bring him accusations of blasphemy....

ERASED,___ ASCENT..

ERASED,___ ASCENT..

  ERASED,___ ASCENT OF THE INVISIBLE Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 76 min Nordic premiere Thirty-five years ago, I witnessed the kidnapping of a man I know. He has disappeared since.Ten years ago, I caught a glimpse of his...

DIAMOND DUST

DIAMOND DUST

  DIAMOND DUST Egypt I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 155 min Nordic premiere Taha is a pharmacist who lives a dreary life with his father, and plays the drums in his spare time. When he returns home one day, he finds his father dead...

NORTHERN LIGHTS

NORTHERN LIGHTS

  NORTHERN LIGHTS Sweden I 2019 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 73 min An Arabic speaking theatre group rehearse a performance in Sweden. The actors come from a war-torn country in the Middle East. The play is about the life of refugees and...

GOOD MORNING

GOOD MORNING

  GOOD MORNING Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 87 min Nordic premiere  In a modern coffee shop with a large window overlooking a lively Beirut street, a general,aged 78, and an army doctor, 81, play crosswords in order to...

SHORT PACKAGE 2

SHORT PACKAGE 2

  Short Package 2 ANOTHER POINT OF VIEW Palestine I 2019 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 15 min World premiere Fadel and Najeeba are siblings living in a village. Their relationship is exceptional; Fadel has a so-called "mental illness" and Najeeba...

ANOTHER POINT OF VIEW

ANOTHER POINT OF VIEW

  Short Package 2 ANOTHER POINT OF VIEW Palestine I 2019 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 15 min World premiere Fadel and Najeeba are siblings living in a village. Their relationship is exceptional; Fadel has a so-called "mental illness" and Najeeba...

EYEBROWS

EYEBROWS

  Short Package 2 EYEBROWS Egypt I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 25 min Nordic premiere “What is the one thing you wish was not forbidden?,”Aiesha posts the controversial question in a close Facebook group for her burqa-wearing peers. Aiesha,...

RAINING DOGS

RAINING DOGS

  Short Package 2 RAINING DOGS Lebanon I 2018 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 20 min Nordic premiere Protecting their only child, Marc, from a harsh reality takes a Lebanese couple to extreme measures. Marc starts to realize that his parents' behavior...