films – Cinema Akil


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DIRECTED BY
Elia Suleiman
Palestine | PG | 97 min | Comedy | English, French, Arabic, Spanish, Hebrew
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DIRECTED BY
Lina Alabed
| PG | 75 min | Documentary Features | Arabic
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Ibrahim Alabed, my father, was a secret member of the Revolutionary Council, a Palestinian militant organisation that was notorious for its intelligence affairs. When I was five years old, my father left for a few days in his regular way. He never returned. I grew up in a house where silence was the usual atmosphere. My mother Najat, an Egyptian, had to continue her life normally, raising Ibrahim’s five children in Damascus, always cursing her misfo Read More...