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Berlinale Talents

Crossroads to Culture: Cinema(s) in the Arab World

with Hania Mroué, Irit Neidhardt, Youssef El Shazli

The past decade has witnessed a boom in filmmaking in the Arab world, which has in turn seen a marked return to the local art house cinema as a space of viewership, meeting and cultural exchange for local audiences. Noted distributors and exhibitors committed to bringing Arab films to local and international audiences will explore the current opportunities in and challenges to exhibition and distribution of Arab films. With Hania Mroué, Irit Neidhardt and Youssef El Shazli. In cooperation with Talents Beirut and Robert Bosch Stiftung.

2015, 90 min