Mais Darwazeh lives alone. In Amman, a city of uprooted people, she creates her own identity by gathering around her table close friends, chosen ingredients, and old recipes. ... Show More


More than two decades after his father’s death, a European filmmaker attempts to construct a connection to the Arab father he never knew. While contemplating hand-written letters and an old audio cass... Show More


“Palestinian Visions” portrays Palestinian Folk Artist Ibrahim Ghannam, exhibiting his paintings that reflect largely on the daily life in Palestine before the Nakba. Ibrahim Ghannam is handicapped; h... Show More


“Variations on One Melody” is an observational excursion into Damascus alleys depicting the harsh reality of children. Scenes of stained faces of working boys in factories and workshops, compelled... Show More


Saken is an observational documentary set in Jordan that follows the friendship of Ibrahim, a Palestinian fedai who was injured in Lebanon while on duty before the 1982 Israeli invasion on Lebanon, le... Show More


In a tribal country where the family name and status are very significant, Aisha, a 27 years old psychology graduate was abandoned by her parents at the age of months and raised in the orphanage. ... Show More


In the year of 1948, Abed and his family were forced by the Israeli army to abandon their home in (Al-Walaja) village near Bethlehem and move to Dheisheh Refugee Camp. Resilient, Abed decides to go ba... Show More


In the year 1975, director Kassem Hawal decided to make a film about the Iraqi Marches. He then wrote the script, shot the film and completed a 42 minutes documentary. The significance of this film be... Show More


The “Ghadames” Oasis, is located in the South-West of the Great Jamahiriya. It was reconstructed during the Islamic Conquest with unique architecture and engineering. According to some historians, the... Show More


In 1982, the Israeli army invaded Lebanon, as a result, the Palestinian Liberation Organization PLO, mostly fighters departed the country. Soon after, Israeli forces surrounded the Palestinian Refugee... Show More


They were young, loved adventures and had choices. In the 1960s and 70s thousands of young Lebanese left their villages and searched for a new life in the city as countless like-minded people around ... Show More


Semaan is leading a quiet life on his farm in the small village Ain el-Halazoun in the Lebanese mountains. The hamlet was completely emptied and destroyed in combats during ... Show More


A glassed van roams the streets of Beirut, home to a camera that explores the city behind the glass. Along the way, several people are invited to share a personal momen... Show More


Time has no beginning and no end, if it spins in a circle. Each point can be a start or a finish, or simply an abstract point. We can chose to begin and end, or we c... Show More


“When the bombs fell, the first thing we did was run away. It was not until later that we realized we had not looked back. We were not allowed to say goodbye to our home... Show More


His anti-racist film Ali, Fear Eats Soul (1973) gained German director Rainer Werner Fassbinder international acclaim. The protagonist, an Arab foreign worker, was played by Moroc... Show More


In Kabylia, Nassim Amaouche digs with his father in the rubble of the family home bombed in 1957, searching for his father's lost childhood, or a new start between both men. ... Show More


Erige Sehiri sets off to meet her father. It seems that the Tunisian revolution and his new addiction to Facebook completely changed him, driving him away, perhaps forever. He even left his family and... Show More

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