20 April 2019

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Those Who Remain: dir Eliane Raheb (2016)

16 March @ 5.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Free

Despite mounting tensions in Lebanon’s picturesque Akkar district, a 60-year-old Christian farmer struggles to hold on to the land he has worked for decades in an area where sectarianism has blotted out memories of a more amicable past. Winner of Dubai’s Special Jury Prize, the documentary deserves a bright festival future. A Jury Prize winner at the last Dubai International Film Festival.

It is showing with a French short, Mad, dir Sophie Tavert (2017); war reporter Madeleine is working in a conflict zone encounters civilian reporter Mazen, who bursts into her hideout.

This presentation is part of Alliance Française Dubai’s Femmes Film Festival, a second consecutive year for this programme of films by female directors from Mediterranean countries.

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Date:
16 March
Time:
5.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Alliance Française Dubai
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