Arabs and The City series
Directed by: Chadi Aoun
PG | Drama | Arabic (with English subtitles) | 15 minutes
Silence is the only sound. In the city of Ghabra, the price of any form of expression is death. Yet, a few free-minded creatives defy the severity and dance for their lives. The film is a prelude into a dysfunctional society on the verge of implosion.
The Day I Lost My Shadow (2016)
Directed by: Soudade Kaadan
15+ | Drama | Arabic (with English subtitles) | 95 minutes
In Damascus, in 2012, Sana, a young pharmacist, is trying to provide as normal a childhood as possible for her son. The start of the war in Syria, has made water, gas and electricity scarce - Sana hears there may be bottles of gas available in a city nearby. She sets off on a journey that quickly grows out of hand after she encounters an unexpected roadblock. Along the way, she experiences the kindness of strangers and her own personal nightmare.
**Parental guidance is necessary for ages below 15 years old
**Open to ages above 10 years old