Showing: Film Tuesday


Film Tuesday

OUT OF LIFE

MAROUN BAGHDADI

The painful experience of a French journalist taken as hostage in a war-torn Beirut

25 September 2018, 6 PM - 7:45 PM

Film Tuesday

LEBANON, THE LAND OF HONEY AND INCENSE

MAROUN BAGHDADI

The film recounts stories of the Civil War from the experience of two French doctors

18 September 2018, 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Film Tuesday

BEIRUT OH BEIRUT

MAROUN BAGHDADI

Maroun Bagdadi's first feature, completed and screened on the eve of Lebanon’s Civil War

11 September 2018, 6 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

LITTLE WARS

MAROUN BAGHDADI

The story of Lebanon’s civil war in 1975 through three characters

4 September 2018, 6 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

WAVES

AHMED NOUR

In the extraordinary Egyptian city of Suez, the Egyptian revolution was born and the film features its entire special divided story

31 July 2018, 6 PM - 7:10 PM

Film Tuesday

RAGS AND TATTERS

AHMAD ABDALLA EL-SAYED

The film is a journey of one man’s search for an identity, during the first few days of the Egyptian revolution

24 July 2018, 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Film Tuesday

LIVING SKIN

FAWZY SALEH

A documentary that explores the lives of Shoushou and Mohammad Farag, two children who live and work in the tanneries in Egypt

17 July 2018, 6 PM - 7 PM

Film Tuesday

IN THE LAST DAYS OF THE CITY

TAMER EL SAID

Downtown Cairo, 2009. Khalid, a 35-year-old filmmaker, is struggling to captures the soul of his city while facing loss in his own life

10 July 2018, 6 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

CHAOS, DISORDER

NADINE KHAN

Manal, Zaki and Mounir are in their twenties, living in a confined community where basic needs are met yet chaos and disorder brew

3 July 2018, 6 PM - 7:15 PM

Film Tuesday

HEDI

MOHAMED BEN ATTIA

Hedi is a simple young man. He is not very talkative, not very reactive and does not expect much from the life that is traced for him

26 June 2018, 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Film Tuesday

THE SEA IS BEHIND

HICHAM LASRI

In this ramshackle world, between fantasy and fantastic, lives a man, Tarik. Tarik wears makeup and dresses as a woman

19 June 2018, 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Film Tuesday

UNTIL THE BIRDS RETURN

KARIM MOUSSAOUI

Mourad is a businessman who rose to success in Algeria in the 2000s. Now he's a new man who wants to stay away from trouble

12 June 2018, 6 PM - 7:45 PM

Film Tuesday

AS I OPEN MY EYES

LEILA BOUZID

A few months before the revolution, Farah turns 18. She joins a politically-engaged band of musicians and discovers freedom and love against her mother Hayet’s will, who is more conscious of Tunisia and its taboos

5 June 2018, 6 PM - 7:45 PM

Film Tuesday

RIHLA

ONORIENT

What does it mean to be an Arab?

29 May 2018, 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Film Tuesday

OMAR

HANI ABU-ASSAD

Separated by the Wall that snakes through the occupied West Bank, Omar has become adept at dodging surveillance bullets in order to climb the wall and visit the beautiful Nadia

22 May 2018, 6 PM - 7:45 PM

Film Tuesday

EYES OF A THIEF

NAJWA NAJJAR

The film is a rare glimpse into Palestinian society from the inside

8 May 2018, 6 PM - 7:45 PM

Film Tuesday

FEAST OF THE INHABITANTS • SOUP OVER BETHLEHEM

LARISSA SANSOUR

Sscreening of two short films by Larissa Sansour

24 April 2018, 7 PM - 7:30 PM

Film Tuesday

SCI-FI TRILOGY

LARISSA SANSOUR

Screening of three of Larissa Sansour’s films – 'A Space Exodus' - 2009, 'Nation Estate' - 2012, and 'In the Future They Ate From the Finest Porcelain' - 2016

17 April 2018, 7 PM - 7:45 PM

Film Tuesday

LAST DAYS OF THE MAN OF TOMORROW

FADI [THE FDZ] BAKI

A young filmmaker investigates the legend of Manivelle

10 April 2018, 7 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

WAVES '98 • SILENCE

ELY DAGHER & CHADI AOUN

In the framework of 'Film Tuesdays', Dar El-Nimer would like to invite you to the screening of two animation shorts: 'Waves ’98' by Ely Dagher and 'Silence' by Chadi Aoun

3 April 2018, 7 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

HOME SWEET HOME

NADINE NAOUS

The director returns to her native Lebanon due to the financial difficulties of her father, the principal of the Lebanese Rabie School in the southern suburb of Beirut. The family home forms the venue for frequent lively and often humorous discussions. From these debates emerges the recent history of the country and the way political change has irreversibly transformed society

27 March 2018, 7 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

MY FATHER LOOKS LIKE ABDEL NASSER

FARAH KASSEM

Mostapha, in his late 70's, suffers from a sleeping disorder. His daughter comes to visit him home while he's running some medical tests. The film dwells in various intimate moments that the daughter tries to capture all along her stay, trying to get answers to all her questions, before it's too late

20 March 2018, 7 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

MY FATHER IS STILL A COMMUNIST

AHMAD GHOSSEIN

Maream is the mother of 4 kids, her husband Rachid worked abroad for more than ten years. From 1978 to 1988, Mariam's correspondence with her husband happened through audio cassettes that she sent with travellers

13 March 2018, 7 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

YAMO

Rami Nihawi

The film recalls the family's forgotten and scattered past through a love story that combined religions, nations, ideologies and wars while contemplating the destiny that awaited such a love story

6 March 2018, 7 PM - 8:30 PM

Film Tuesday

THOSE WHO REMAIN

ELIANE RAHEB

Al Shambouk is one of the highest mountainous areas in Lebanon. It is located in the Akkar heights and is only a few kilometres away from Syria. It is the homeland of Haykal, a 60- something-year-old Christian farmer.

27 February 2018, 6:30 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

CHILDREN OF BEIRUT

SARAH SRAGE

Sarah Srage was born in Beirut. She debuted her career by working in scenography, and then as a journalist in a TV station. Living in Paris since 2009, she perused her studies at the Beaux-Arts de Paris school, Elsa Cayo studio, and then specialized in Documentary Film Making at Lussas (MA). “Children of Beirut” is her first feature film.

20 February 2018, 6:30 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

'IN BETWEEN WARS' & 'LEGO HOUSE'

YARA BORRELLO

Yara Borrello is an Italian-Lebanese filmmaker who graduated from USJ-IESAV in 2017, and she has so far directed four documentaries.

13 February 2018, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Film Tuesday

THE ONE MAN VILLAGE

SIMON EL HABRE

This screening, which is presented in collaboration with MC Distribution and Beirut DC, will be followed by a Q&A with director Simon El Habre.

6 February 2018, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Film Tuesday

THE WANTED 18

AMER SHOMALI

Amer Shomali is a Palestinian multidisciplinary artist, using painting, films, digital media, installations, and comics as tools to explore and interact with the sociopolitical scene in Palestine.

30 January 2018, 6:30 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

GHOST HUNTING

RAED ANDONI

Born in Palestine in 1967, Raed Andoni started his career in cinema as an independent producer in 1998. He co-founded the production company Dar Films.

23 January 2018, 6:30 PM - 8 PM

Film Tuesday

STITCHING PALESTINE

CAROL MANSOUR

Twelve Palestinian women sit before us and talk of their life before the Diaspora, of their memories and their identity. Their narratives are connected by the enduring thread of the ancient art of embroidery.

16 January 2018, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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