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Zawya Short Film Festival III
Zawya Short Film Festival II Feb 1st - Feb 3rd 2018 Zawya is proud to be hosting the third edition of its Short Film Festival in which it will screen short films made by Egyptian directors or directors residing in Egypt. All screenings will be followed...

The Insult
Drama | France, Lebanon | 2017 | Arabic | 112 Mins
In today’s Beirut, an insult blown out of proportion finds Toni, a Lebanese Christian, and Yasser, a Palestinian refugee, in court. From secret wounds to traumatic revelations, the media circus surrou...

Foreign Body
Drama | Tunisia, France | 2016 | Arabic,French | 92 Mins
Samia immigrates to France illegally. Obsessed by the idea her radical islamist brother might be stalking her, she first finds refuge with Imed, an acquaintance from her village, then with Leila, h...

104 Wrinkles
Documentary, Biography | Lebanon | 2017 | Arabic | English and French Subtitles | 83 Mins
Hady follows his grandmother Henriette as she ages and crosses the centenarian milestone to reach 104 years. He witnesses the transformation of her memory, her emigration from Lebanon to Brazil and th...

Darkest Hour
DRAMA, BIOGRAPHY | USA | 2017 | Engish | Arabic Subtitles | 125 Mins
During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on a...