The Time is New

Talking About Trees

A story of passion and resistance through cinema in Sudan.

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Sudan-France-Chad-Germany-Qatar-UAE 2019
Dir Suhaib Gasmelbari
English subtitles
Certificate 15

This documentary follows four Sudanese filmmakers as they attempt to take over a run-down cinema and revive their beloved Sundanese film club. Through the challenges and resistance they face in the process, we discover the love they share for cinema and each other.

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