Reel Palestine's annual film festival will run from January 18 - 26 2019. Reel Palestine will also be screening at Warehouse 421 in Abu Dhabi.
Cinema Akil's programming for 2018 and 2019 includes releases of Palme d’Or winner "Shoplifters" by Hirokazu Kore-Eda and "Cold War" by Academy Award winning director Pawel Pawlikowski.
Co-Founder of Cinema Akil, Butheina Hamed Kazim, at the official launch of the mini cinema house at Al Serkal Avenue on what purpose it will serve for the local community of cinema lovers.
Cinema Akil will open with a screening of "Yomeddine" directed by Abu Bakr Shawky. In conversation with Butheina Kazim, co-founder and Managing Director of Cinema Akil.
The programme will begin with the Lebanese documentary "Those Who Remain" by Eliane Raheb where we follow the struggle of Haykal Mikhael as he tries so hold on to his land among sectarian tensions.