Middle East Cinema | Film Festival

Friday, November 1, 2013 - 5:30pm - Saturday, November 2, 2013 - 5:30pm

NEW MIDDLE EAST CINEMA

October 29-30 & November 1-2, 2013

The Cinema Studies Program, the Jewish Studies Program, the Middle East Center, and the Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations Department at the University of Pennsylvania, in collaboration with the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival and International House of Philadelphia, present the 2013 edition of NEW MIDDLE EAST CINEMA. Recently released feature films from several Middle East countries have been selected as the best to be presented to further the understanding of current Middle Eastern societies and cultures through cinema.

Our festival is free-admission and open to all!

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Tuesday, October 29 @ 5:30pm | Nili Gold presents

Life in Stills | Israel, Tamar Tal (2011)
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Tuesday, October 29 @ 8:30pm | Iris Drechler presents

Water | The Israeli-Palestinian Project (2012)
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Wednesday, October 30 @ 5:30pm | Ibrahim Miari presents

The Man and the Clock | Palestine, Gazi Abu Baker (2010)
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Wednesday, October 30 @ 6:00pm | … presents


The Repentant | Algeria, Merzak Allouache (2012)

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Friday, November 1 @ 5:30pm | Mehmet Darakcıoglu presents

Azis Ayse | Turkey, Elfe Uluc (2012)
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Friday, November 1 @ 8:30pm | Blake Atwood presents

Facing Mirrors | Iran, Negar Azarbayjani (2011)
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Saturday, November 2 @ 5:30pm | Mahyar Entezari presents

Horses of God | Morocco, Nabil Ayouch (2012)
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Saturday, November 2 @ 8:30pm | Ibrahim Miari presents

Rags and Tatters | Egypt, Ahmad Abdalla (2013)
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Cinema Studies Program
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