Topic: Arab Cinema

Still from the film "Freedom Bus" (photo: dropoutcinema)

Documentary film: "Freedom Bus"

On the rocky road to democracy

Poster for the documentary film “Not Who We Are” by Carol Mansour (source: Forward Film Production)

Documentary film: "Not Who We Are"

Lost time in Lebanon

Film scene from “Bethlehem” (photo: real fiction film distribution)

Israeli cinema: "Bethlehem"

Beloved enemy

Scene from "Al Oustadh" (copyright: Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud)

North Africa and the Arab Spring in Film

Between Rebellion and Ideals

Caroline Link's Film "Exit Marrakech"

Understanding the Cultural "Other"

Leila Bekhti (photo: Tiberius Film)

Sexual Repression in the Arab World

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Anguish, Love and Poetry

Mass demonstration on Tahrir Square (photo: Reuters)

Revolutionary Films in the Arab World

Taking Stock

Film poster by 'Heureux le Martyr' by Habib Mestiri (photo: Dyonisos)

Political Documentary Films from Tunisia

At the Eye of Tunisia's Political Storm

Ahd Kamel (photo: © Ahd Kamel)

Interview with the Saudi Filmmaker Ahd Kamel

''We Live in a Modern World Governed by Ancient Rules''

Filmstill from 'Zaytoun' (source: Pathé)

The Film ''Zaytoun'' by Eran Riklis

Unpicking the Hatred

The Saudian girl Wadjda in Haifa al-Mansur's movie 'Wadjda' (photo: Razor Film)

The Saudi Arabian Film ''Wadjda''

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A Children's Story in a Grown-Up World

A World Not Ours, by Mahdi Fleifel (copyright: www.berlinale.de)

Interview with Mahdi Fleifel

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''God Is Not an Estate Agent''

Children playing on a destroyed Syrian tank in Aleppo (photo: AP/Muhammed Muheisen)

Ifa exhibition: Syrian Short Films and Videos

Somwhere between Art and Activism

Paolo Remati (photo: Paolo Remati)

Cinematic Arts in Jordan

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Empowering People to Tell Their Own Stories

Scene from “Waltz with Bashir” (photo: © Razor Film)

''Razor Film'' Production on the Middle East

Experts on Sensitive Issues and Taboos

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