by Villa 88
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  • October 13, 2019
You Can’t Miss This Program Showing Contemporary Arab Films In The UAE

Contemporary Arab cinema is in the spotlight in the UAE, with the Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) bringing back CinemaNa, a gripping program of regional films that runs from tomorrow until 25 November. CinemaNA kicks off with What Comes Around on 14 October, a documentary by Lebanese filmmaker Reem Saleh. What else will be on view? MAFAK (Screwdriver) by Palestinian director Bassam Jarbawi, and the Academy Award-nominated documentary Of Fathers and Sons by Syrian Talal Derki. The screening of all films will be followed by a Q&A session with their respective directors.

We’ve rounded up the full schedule below:

What Comes Around

When: Monday, October 14 at 7:30pm

Where: The Blue Hall – The Arts Center

Mafak (Screwdriver)

When: Monday, 4 November at 7:30pm

Where: Sorbonne University, Abu Dhabi

Of Fathers and Sons

When: Monday, 25 November at 7:30pm

Where: The Blue Hall – The Arts Center

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