films – Cinema Akil


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DIRECTED BY
Amjad Abu Alala
Sudan | 18 | 93 min | Drama | Arabic
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Shortly after Muzamil was born, the village's holy man predicts that he will die at age 20. Muzamil's father can't stand the curse and leaves home. Sakina raises her son as a single mother, overly protective. One day, Muzamil turns 19. Read More...


DIRECTED BY
Elia Suleiman
Palestine | PG | 97 min | Comedy | English, French, Arabic, Spanish, Hebrew
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DIRECTED BY
Jaime Villarreal
Chile, Palestine, Jordan, | PG | 76 min | Documentary |
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At the Freedom Theater in Jenin refugee camp, the next Palestinian Intifada is brewing.In every corner of the Freedom Theater you can breathe the idea of "Cultural Resistance". In the main hall of the Freedom Theater, a group of brave actors rehearse a play, risking their lives in order to fulfill a dream they are not willing to abandon: to premiere this play on the stage of the theater of the University of New York.A little further on, more than 20 children fill the theater workshop during their vac Read More...