Narrative Encounters: Shorts Programme
An excellent selection of films from Egypt, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria and Tunisia.
Total runtime 100min
This programme highlights the work of a diverse group of filmmakers at different stages in their careers, who all have a singular approach to questions that are at once political, intimate and formal. From the humorous to the somewhat tragic, these films offer a glimpse into the distinct cinematic preoccupations of some of the most promising voices in Arab cinema today.
Egypt 2019. Dir Nada Riyadh 21min
I Am Afraid to Forget Your Face
Egypt 2020. Dir Sameh Alaa. 15min
Syria 2019. Dir Soudade Kaadan. 13min
Tunisia 2020. Dir Anissa Daoud. 15min
Lebanon 2020. Dir Remi Itani. 15min
Palestine 2019. Dir Firas Khoury. 20min