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Issue 1270, (12 - 18 November 2015)

Ahram Weekly

37th Cairo International Film Festival (11-20 November)

Compiled by Soha Hesham

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12 November (Thursday)

 

*Babai(Kosovo/ France/ Germany/ Macedonia, 103 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Visar Morina. Special Screenings (Small Theatre, 9:45am).

 

*Why Me(Romania/ Bulgaria, 130 min, 2015), directed by Tudor Giurgiu. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

 

*Everything Will be Fine(Germany/ Canada/ France, 118 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Wim Wenders. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*Danny Collins(USA, 106 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Dan Fogelman. Festival of Festivals (Main Hall, 10:30am).

 

*Home Care(Czech Republic, 92 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Slavek Horak. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*Enclave(Serbia, 92 min, 2015), directed by Goran Radovanovic. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 12:45pm).

 

*14+(Russia, 106 min, 2015), directed by Andrey Zaytsev. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 1pm).

 

*Love and Mercy(USA, 121 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Bill Pohlad. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm).

 

*In Your Arms(Denmark, 90 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Samanou A.Sakhlstram. Official Competition (Main Hall, 3pm).

 

*Rosa Chumbe(Peru, 75 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Jonatan Relayze Chiang. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 3:30pm).

 

*Greenery Will Bloom Again(Italy, 80 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Ermanno Olmi. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 3:30pm).

 

*Stubborn(France, 95 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Armel Hostiou. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 3:45pm).

 

*Price of Love(Ethiopia, 89 min, 2015) directed by Hermon Hailay. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 4:30pm).

 

*The High Sun(Croatia, 123 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Dalibor Matanic. Official Competition (Main Hall, 5:30pm).

 

*Live(Romania, 97 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Vlad Paunescu. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 6pm). 

 

*Blazing Sun(Egypt, 105 min, 1953, English subtitles), directed by Youssef Chahine. Tribute to Omar Sharif and Faten Hamama (Open Theatre, 6pm).

 

*Island City(India, 108 min, 2015), directed by Ruchika Oberoi. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 6:30pm).

 

*The Dinner(Italy, 92 min, 2014), directed by Ivano De Matteo. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre. 6:45pm).

 

*Guilty(India, 130 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Meghna Gulzar. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 7:30pm).

 

*Monsieur Ibrahim and the Flowers of the Koran(France, 95 min, 2003, Arabic subtitles), directed by François Dupeyron. Opening of Tribute to Omar Sharif (Main Hall, 8:30pm).

 

*The Leopard(Italy, 187 min, 1963), directed by Luchino Visconti. Opening of Restored Classics (Hanager Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*Beware of Zouzou(Egypt, 132 min, 1972, French subtitles), directed by Hassan Al-Imam. Tribute to Hussein Fahmi (Open Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*Silent Heart(Denmark, 97 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Bille August. Special Screenings (Creativity Centre, 9:30pm).

 

*Ode to My Father(South Korea, 126 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by JK Youn. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

13 November (Friday)

 

*600 Miles(Mexico, 85 min, 2015), directed by Gabriel Ripstein. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 9:45am).

 

*Pioneer Heroes(Russian Federation, 115 min, 2015), directed by Natalya Kudryashova. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

 

*Tandem(Philippines, 82 min, 2015), directed by King Palisoc. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*Here is Harold(Norway, 88 min, 2015), directed by Gunnar Vikene. Festival of Festivals (Main Hall, 10:30am).

 

*Danny Collins(USA, 106 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Dan Fogelman. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*North by North East (China, 113 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Zhang Bingjian. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 12:45pm).

 

*Hilda(Mexico, 95 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Andres Clariond Rangel. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theater, 1pm).

 

*Flocking(Sweden, 110 min, 2015), directed by Beata Går. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm).

 

*Virgin Mountain(Iceland, 94 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Dagur Kari. Official Competition (Main Hall, 3pm).

 

*In Your Arms(Denmark, 90 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Samanou A.Sakhlstram. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 3:30pm).

 

*Insiang(Philippines, 95 min, 1976), directed by Lino Brocka. Restored Classics (Hanager Theatre, 3:30pm).

 

*Monument to Michael Jackson(Serbia, 95 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Darko Lungulov. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 3:45pm).

 

*Goha(France/ Tunisia, 83 min, 1958), directed by Jacques Baratier. Tribute to Omar Sharif (Hanager Cinema, 4:30pm).

 

*Madame Courage(Algeria/ France, 90 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Merzak Allouache. Official Competition (Main Hall, 5:30pm).

 

*Aferim(Romania, 108 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Radu Jude. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 6pm).

 

*Dark Waters(Egypt, 100 min, 1956, English subtitles), directed by Youssef Chahine. Tribute to Omar Sharif and Faten Hamama (Open Theatre, 6pm).

 

*The High Sun(Croatia, 123 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Dalibor Matanic. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 6:30pm).

 

*Journey to Rome(Czech Republic/ Poland, 100 min, 2015), directed by Tomasz Mielnik. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 6:45pm).

 

*Two Friends(France, 100 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Louis Garrel. Special Screenings (Hanager Cinema, 7:30pm).

 

*Princess Kaguya(Japan, 137 min, 2013, Arabic subtitles), directed by Isao Takahata. Spotlight on Japanese Animation: Studio Ghibli (Main Hall, 8:30pm).

 

*Murder in Pacot(Haiti/ France/ Norway, 130 min, 2015), directed by Raoul Peck. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*An Egyptian Tale(Egypt, 127 min, 1981, English subtitles), directed by Youssef Chahine. Tribute to Nour El-Sherif (Open Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*A Present from the Past(Egypt, 75 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Kawthar Younis. Special Screenings (Creativity Centre, 9:30pm).

 

*In a Day(Egypt, 63 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Karim Shaban. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

14 November (Saturday)

 

*The Kids from the Marx and Engels Street(Montenegro/ Croatia/ Serbia, 94 min, 2015), directed by Nikola Vukčević. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

*Star(Russia, 128 min, 2015), directed by Anna Melikyan. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

 

*Babai(Kosovo/ France/ Germany/ Macedonia, 103 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Visar Morina. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*Hungry Hearts(Italy, 109 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Saverio Constanzo. Special Screenings (Main Hall, 10:30am).

 

*Bridgend(Denmark, 104 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Jeppe Rønde. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*Journey to Rome(Czech Republic/ Poland, 100 min, 2015), directed by Tomasz Mielnik. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 12:45pm).

 

*Aferim(Romania, 108 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Radu Jude. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 1pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Short 1: (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm)

*Sthorzina(19 min)

*The Sea Within(30 min)

*In August(9 min)

*The Park(14 min)

*Good Bye(29 min)

 

*I am a Soldier(France, 96 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Laurent Lariviere. Official Competition (Main Hall, 3pm).

 

*Virgin Mountain(Iceland, 94 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Dagur Kari. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 3:30pm).

 

*The Colour of Pomegranates(Armenia, 77 min, 1969), directed by Sergei Parajanov. Restored Classics (Hanager Theatre, 3:30pm).

 

*In a Day(Egypt, 63 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Karim Shaban. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 3:45pm).

 

*The Wind Rises(Japan, 126 min, 2013), directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Spotlight on Japanese Animation: Studio Ghibli (Hanager Cinema, 4:30pm).

 

*1944(Estonia, 96 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Elmo Nugaben. Official Competition (Main Hall, 5:30pm).

 

*Storm Within(France, 83 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Fabrice Carmoin. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 6pm).

 

*Playing with Giants(Egypt, 99 min, 1991, French subtitles), directed by Sherif Arafa. Tribute to Hussein Fahmi (Open Theatre, 6pm).

 

*Kanal(Poland, 91 min, 1957), directed by Andrzej Wajda. Polish Panorama (Hadara Hall, 6pm).

 

*Madame Courage(Algeria/ France, 90 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Merzak Allouache. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 6:30pm).

 

*Tuk Tuk(Egypt, 75 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Romany Saad. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 6:45pm).

 

*Hilda(Mexico, 95 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Andres Clariond Rangel. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 7:30pm).

 

*The Grand Night(Egypt, 120 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Sameh Abdel-Aziz. Official Competition (Main Hall, 8:30pm).

 

*Iraqi Oddyssey(Iraq/ Switzerland, 162 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Samir. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*The Last Respectable Man(Egypt, 96 min, 1984, English subtitles), directed by Samir Seif. Tribute to Nour El-Sherif (Open Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*M Empire(Egypt, 104 min, 1972), directed by Hussein kamal. Tribute to Faten Hamama (Creativity Centre, 9:30pm).

 

*I am Nojoom, Age 10 and Divorced(Yemen, 96 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Khadija Al Sallami. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

15 November (Sunday)

 

*Home Care(Czech Republic, 92 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Slavek Horak. Festival of Festivals (Small Hall, 9:45pm).

 

*Rosa Chumbe(Peru, 75 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Jonatan Relayze Chiang. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

 

*Iraqi Oddyssey(Iraq/ Switzerland, 162 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Samir. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*Our Little Sister(Japan, 128 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Hirokazu Koreeda. Special Screenings (Main Hall, 10:30am).

 

*The Mud Woman(Chile/ Argentina, 90 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Sergio Castro San Martín. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*Tuk Tuk(Egypt, 75 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Romany Saad. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 12:45pm).

 

*Hungry Hearts(Italy, 109 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Saverio Constanzo. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 1pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Student 1: (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm)

*Off the Highway(21 min)

*Port Nasty(10 min)

*The Land of Nod(21 min)

*The Return of Erkin(28 min)

*The Visit(15 min)

 

*Our Everyday Life(Bosnia, 90 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Ines Tanovic. Official Competition (Main Hall, 3pm).

 

*I am a Soldier(France, 96 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Laurent Lariviere. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 3:30pm).

 

*Alayam Alayam(Morocco, 90 min, 1978), directed by Ahmed El Maanouni. Restored Classics (Hanager Theatre, 3:30pm).

 

*I am Nojoom, Age 10 and Divorced(Yemen, 96 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Khadija Al Sallami. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 3:45pm).

 

*Kiki's Delivery Service(Japan, 103 min, 1989, Arabic subtitles), directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Spotlight on Japanese Animation: Studio Ghibli (Hanager Cinema, 4:30pm).

 

*The Wednesday Child(Hungary, 96 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Lili Horvath. Official Competition (Main Hall, 5:30pm).

 

*Ingrid Bergman in her Words(Sweden, 115 min, 2015), directed by Stig Bjorkman. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 6pm).

 

*The Shame(Egypt, 120 min, 1982, French subtitles), directed by Ali Abdel-Khalek. Tribute to Nour El-Sherif and Hussein Fahmi (Open Theatre, 6pm).

 

*The Promised Land(Poland, 179 min, 1975), directed by Andrzej Wajda. Polish Panorama (Hadara Hall, 6pm).

 

*1944(Estonia, 96 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Elmo Nugaben. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 6:30pm).

 

*The Red Spider(Poland/ Czech Republic/ Slovakia, 90 min, 2015), directed by Marcin Koszalka. Critics Week. (Small Theatre, 6:45pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Short 1: (Hanager Cinema, 7:30pm)

*Sthorzina(19 min)

*The Sea Within(30 min)

*In August(9 min)

*The Park(14 min)

*Good Bye(29 min)

 

*Dheepan (France, 109 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Jacques Audiard. Special Screenings (Main Hall, 8:30pm).

 

*He Named Me Malala (USA/ UAE, 88 min, 2015), directed by Davis Guggenheim. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*The Puppetteer(Egypt, 120 min, 1989, English subtitles), directed by Hani Lasheen. Tribute to Omar Sharif (Open Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*The Grand Night(Egypt, 120 min, 2015), directed by Sameh Abdel-Aziz. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 9:30pm).

 

*The Sleeping Tree(Bahrain, 87 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Mohamed Ben Rashed. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

16 November (Monday)

 

*Latin Lover(Italy, 104 min, 2015), directed by Cristina Comencini. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 9:45am).

 

*Slow West(UK/ New Zealand, 84 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by John Maclean. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

 

*The Fencer(Finland, 95 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Klaus Haro. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*Stubborn(France, 95 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Armel Hostiou. Festival of Festivals (Main Hall, 10:30am).

 

*North by North East (China, 113 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Zhang Bingjian. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*The Red Spider(Poland/ Czech Republic/ Slovakia, 90 min, 2015), directed by Marcin Koszalka. Critics Week. (Small Theatre, 12:45pm).

 

*The Fire(Argentina, 95 min, 2015), directed by Juan Schnitman. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 1pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Short 2: (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm)

*Milky Brother(30 min)

*Buddy(15 min)

*Count Stat USA: Sweet Corn(23 min)

*She Bought it in Zarautz(15 min)

*Soot(14 min)

 

*The Treasure(Romania/ France, 89 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Corneliu Porumboiu. Official Competition (Main Hall, 3pm).

 

*Our Everyday Life(Bosnia, 90 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Ines Tanovic. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 3:30pm).

 

*Dark Girl(France/ Senegal, 65 min, 1966), directed by Ousmane Sembene. Restored Classics (Hanager Theatre, 3:30pm).

 

*The Sleeping Tree(Bahrain, 87 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Mohamed Ben Rashed. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 3:45pm).

 

*Spirited Away(Japan, 125 min, 2001, Arabic subtitles), directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Spotlight on Japanese Animation: Studio Ghibli (Hanager Cinema, 4:30pm).

 

*Mina Walking(Canada/ Afghanistan, 125 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Yosef Baraki. Official Competition (Main Hall, 5:30pm).

 

*Being 14(France, 87 min, 2014), directed by Helene Zimmer. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 6pm).

 

*I Need a Solution(Egypt, 109 min, 1975, French subtitles), directed by Said Marzouk. Tribute to Faten Hamama (Open Theatre, 6pm).

 

*Blind Chance(Poland, 117 min, 1987), directed by Krzystof Kieslowski. Polish Panorama (Hadara Hall, 6pm).

 

*The Wednesday Child(Hungary, 96 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Lili Horvath. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 6:30pm).

 

*Olmo and the Seagul(Denmark/ Brazil/ France/ Portugal/ Sweden, 82 min, 2015), directed by Petra Costa and Lea Glob. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 6:45pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Student 1: (Hanager Cinema, 7:30pm)

*Off the Highway(21 min)

*Port Nasty(10 min)

*The Land of Nod(21 min)

*The Return of Erkin(28 min)

*The Visit(15 min)

 

*Born to a Man(Egypt, 145 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Karim El Sobki. Official Competition (Main Hall, 8:30pm).

 

*Why Me(Romania/ Bulgaria, 130 min, 2015), directed by Tudor Giurgiu. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*Destiny(Egypt, 121 min, 1997, French subtitles), directed by Youssef Chahine. Tribute to Nour El-Sherif (Open Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*Everything Will be Fine(Germany/ Canada/ France, 118 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Wim Wenders. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 9:30pm).

 

*The Sea is Behind(Morocco, 88 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Hisham Lasri. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

17 November (Tuesday)

 

*Price of Love(Ethiopia, 89 min, 2015), directed by Hermon Hailay. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 9:45am).

 

*Live(Romania, 97 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Vlad Paunescu. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

 

*Greenery Will Bloom Again(Italy, 80 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Ermanno Olmi. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*Brooklyn(UK/ Ireland, 111 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by John Crowley. Festival of Festivals (Main Hall, 10:30am).

 

*Journey to the Shore(Japan, 127 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa. Special Screenings (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*Olmo and the Seagul(Denmark/ Brazil/ France/ Portugal/ Sweden, 82 min, 2015), directed by Petra Costa and Lea Glob. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 12:45pm).

 

*The Mud Woman(Chile/ Argentina, 90 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Sergio Castro San Martín. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 1 pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Student 2: (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm)

*The Wheel of Emotions(32 min)

*Paradise(6 min)

*Out of Town(18 min)

*Kukla(19 min)

*Bitter Sweet(19 min)

 

*Paulina(Argentina/ Brazil/ France, 99 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Santiago Mitreto. Official Competition (Main Hall, 3pm).

 

*The Treasure(Romania/ France, 89 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Corneliu Porumboiu. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 3:30pm).

 

*Dheepan (France, 109 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Jacques Audiard. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 3:30pm).

 

*The Sea is Behind(Morocco, 88 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Hisham Lasri. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 3:45pm).

 

*My Neighbour Totoro(Japan, 86 min, 1988, Arabic subtitles), directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Spotlight of Japanese Animation: Studio Ghibli (Hanager Cinema, 4:30pm).

 

*Mediterranea( Italy/ France/ USA, 107 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Jonas Carpignano. Official Competition (Main Hall, 5:30pm).

 

*Bridgend(Denmark, 104 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Jeppe Rønde. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 6pm).

 

*Shams Blow(Egypt, 105 min, 1980, French subtitles), directed by Mohamed Khan. Tribute to Nour El-Sherif (Open Theatre, 6pm).

 

*The Debt(Poland, 106 min, 1999), directed by Krzystof Krauze. Polish Panorama (Hadara Hall, 6pm).

 

*Mina Walking(Canada/ Afghanistan, 125 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Yosef Baraki. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 6:30pm).

 

*The Return(Singapore, 80 min, 2015), directed by Green Zeng. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 6:45pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Short 2: (Hanager Cinema, 7:30pm)

*Milky Brother(30 min)

*Buddy(15 min)

*Count Stat USA: Sweet Corn(23 min)

*She Bought it in Zarautz(15 min)

*Soot(14 min)

 

*Lawrence of Arabia(UK, 227 min, 1962, Arabic subtitles), directed by David Lean. Tribute to Omar Sharif (Main Hall, 8pm).

 

*Labyrinth of Lies(Germany, 124 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Giulo Ricciarelli. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*The River of Love(Egypt, 120 min, 1960, French subtitles), directed by Ezzeddin Zoulfikkar. Tribute to Omar Sharif and Faten Hamama (Open Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*Born to a Man(Egypt, 145 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Karim El Sobki. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 9:30pm).

 

*Waiting for Autumn(Syria, 77 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Joud Said. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

18 November (Wednesday)

 

*Learning to Drive(USA/ UK, 126 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Isabel Coixet. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 9:45am).

 

*Ode to My Father(South Korea, 126 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by JK Youn. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

 

*Pioneer Heroes(Russian Federation, 115 min, 2015), directed by Natalya Kudryashova. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 10am).

 

*The Nightingale’s Prayer(Egypt, 120 min, 1959, French subtitles), directed by Henry Barakat. Tribute to Faten Hamama (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*Partisan(Australia, 98 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Ariel Kleiman. Festival of Festivals (Main Hall, 10:30am). 

 

*Magallanes(Peru, 98 min, 2014), directed by Salvador del Solar. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*The Return(Singapore, 80 min, 2015), directed by Green Zeng. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 12:45pm).

 

*Silent Heart(Denmark, 97 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Bille August. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 1pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Short 3: (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm)

*Euroman(21 min)

*Imperfect Present(15 min)

*Ricsi(15 min)

*Listen(13 min)

*Fallen Leaves(21 min)

 

*Two Friends(France, 100 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Louis Garrel. Special Screenings (Main Hall, 3pm).

 

*Paulina(Argentina/ Brazil/ France, 99 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Santiago Mitreto. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 3:30pm).

 

*Labyrinth of Lies(Germany, 124 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Giulo Ricciarelli. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 3:30pm).

 

*Waiting for Autumn(Syria, 77 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Joud Said. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 3:45pm).

 

*Porco Roso(Japan, 94 min, 1992, Arabic subtitles), directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Spotlight on Japanese Animation: Studio Ghibli (Hanager Cinema, 4:30pm).

 

*Umrika(India, 98 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Prashant Nair. Official Competition (Main Hall, 5:30pm).

 

*Daughter(Pakistan, 93 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Afia Nathaniel. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 6pm).

 

*Sweet Day, Bitter Day(Egypt, 123 min, 1988, French subtitles), directed by Khairy Beshara. Tribute to Faten Hamama (Open Theatre, 6pm).

 

*In Darkness(Poland, 145 min, 2011), directed by Agnieszka Holland. Polish Panorama (Hadara Hall, 6pm).

 

*Mediterranea( Italy/ France/ USA, 107 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Jonas Carpignano. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 6:30pm).

 

*Exotica, Erotica, Etc(France, 73 min, 2015), directed by Evangelia Kranicti. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 6:45pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Student 2: (Hanager Cinema, 7:30pm)

*The Wheel of Emotions(32 min)

*Paradise(6 min)

*Out of Town(18 min)

*Kukla(19 min)

*Bitter Sweet(19 min)

 

*Ricki and the Flash(USA, 101 min, 2015, Arabic and French subtitles), directed by Jonathan Demme. Opening Film (Main Hall, 8:30pm).

 

*Doctor Zhivago(USA/ Italy/ UK, 197 min, 1965, Arabic subtitles), directed by David Lean. Tribute to Omar Sharif (Hanager Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*The Fugitive(Egypt, 105 min, 1974, French subtitles), directed by Kamal El-Sheikh. Tribute to Hussein Fahmi (Open Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*Guilty(India, 130 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Meghna Gulzar. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 9:30pm).

 

*Baghdad Outside Baghdad(Iraq, 85 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Kasem Hawal. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

19 November (Thursday)

 

*Slow West(New Zealand, 84 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by John Maclean. Festival of Festivals (Small Theatre, 9:45am).

 

*Our Little Sister(Japan, 128 min, 2015, Arabic subtitle), directed by Hirokazu Koreeda. Special Screenings (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

 

*The President(Georgia, 112 min, 2014, Arabic subtitles), directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*Strangerland(Australia/ Ireland, 112 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Kim Farrant. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 10am).

 

*14+(Russia, 106 min, 2015), directed by Andrey Zaytsev. Festival of Festivals (Main Hall, 10:30am).

 

*Honeytrap(UK, 93 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Rebecca Johnson. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*Exotica, Erotica, Etc(France, 73 min, 2015), directed by Evangelia Kranicti. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 12:45pm).

 

*Daughter(Pakistan, 93 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Afia Nathaniel. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 1pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Student 3: (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm)

*Reina(30 min)

*Serori(15 min)

*The Baby(15 min)

*Euroman(21 min)

*Chum(15 min)

 

*A Rising Tide(USA, 110 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Ben Hickernell. Festival of Festivals (Main Hall, 3pm).

 

*Magallanes(Peru, 98 min, 2014), directed by Salvador del Solar. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 3:30pm).

 

*The Choice(Italy, 86 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Michele Placido. Special Screenings (Hanager Theatre, 3:30pm).

 

*Baghdad Outside Baghdad(Iraq, 85 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Kasem Hawal. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 3:45pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Student 3: (Hanager Cinema, 4:30pm)

*Reina(30 min)

*Serori(15 min)

*The Baby(15 min)

*Euroman(21 min)

*Chum(15 min)

 

*Madonna(South Korea, 120 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Shin Su-Won. Official Competition (Main Hall, 5:30pm).

 

*Tandem(Philippines, 82 min, 2015), directed by King Palisoc. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 6pm).

 

*A Hot Night(Egypt, 107 min, 1994, English subtitles), directed by Atef Al-Tayeb. Tribute to Nour El-Sherif (Open Theatre, 6pm).

 

*Umrika(India, 98 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Prashant Nair. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 6:30pm).

 

*Heavenly Nomadic(Kyrgyzstan, 81 min), directed by Mitran Kov. Critics Week (Small Theatre, 6:45pm).

 

*Cinema of Tomorrow

Short 3: (Hanager Cinema, 7:30pm)

*Euroman(21 min)

*Imperfect Present(15 min)

*Ricsi(15 min)

*Listen(13 min)

*Fallen Leaves(21 min)

 

*Om Shanti Om(India, 162 min, 2007, Arabic subtitles), directed by Farah Khan. Special Screenings (Main Hall, 8:30pm).

 

*You Can’t Save Yourself Alone(Italy, 100 min, 2015), directed by Sergio Castellani. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 8:30pm).

 

*Storm Within(France, 83 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Fabrice Carmoin. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 9:30pm).

 

*Heavenly Nomadic(Kyrgyzstan, 81 min), directed by Mitran Kov. Critics Week (Hadara Hall, 9:30pm).

 

*The Price(Egypt, 98 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Hisham Issawi. Arab Horizons (Small Theatre, 9:45pm).

 

20 November (Friday)

 

*Nausica in the Valley of the Wind(Japan, 117 min, 1984, Arabic subtitles), directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Spotlight on Japanese Animation: Studio Ghibli (Hanager Cinema, 10am).

*The Way Out(Czech Republic, 102 min, 2014), directed by Petr Vaclav. Festival of Festivals (Hanager Theatre, 10am).

 

*A Rising Tide(USA, 110 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Ben Hickernell. Festival of Festivals (Creativity Centre, 10am).

 

*Madonna(South Korea, 120 min, 2015, Arabic subtitles), directed by Shin Su-Won. Official Competition (Creativity Centre, 12:30pm).

 

*The Price(Egypt, 98 min, 2014, English subtitles), directed by Hisham Issawi. Arab Horizons (Hanager Theatre, 1pm).

 

*A Present from the Past(Egypt, 75 min, 2015, English subtitles), directed by Kawthar Younis. Special Screenings (Hanager Cinema, 1:30pm)

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