Rock legend Marianne Lane is recuperating on an Italian island with her partner Paul, when iconoclast record producer and old flame Harry unexpectedly arrives with his daughter Penelope and interrupts their holiday, bringing with him an Abomb blast of delirious nostalgia from which there can be no rescue.
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At 7, Jesus Bar-Joseph lives with his family in Alexandria, Egypt, where they have fled to avoid a massacre of children by King Herod. Jesus knows that his parents Joseph and Mary have secrets they are keeping from him, secrets about his birth and about traits that make him…
Filmmakers discuss how Francois Truffaut’s 1966 book “Cinema According to Hitchcock” influenced their work
A film about the popular Palestinian singer Mohammad Assaf, from childhood to adulthood, and his life in Gaza until he won the Arab idol.
Director: Hany Abu-Assad
Starring: Tawfeek Barhom, Ahmed Al Rokh, Hiba Attalah
A collective feature film, composed of 11 dynamic short film segments created by visionary directors from across the globe. Each segment focuses on an encounter of love in a different neighborhood of the city, demonstrating the distinctive qualities and character of that location. The film serves to bridge gaps…