2015 Arab Film Festival Australia
The Arab Film Festival Australia (AFFA) is on again this August. Its a 4 day festival jam packed with the latest in contemporary Arab cinema plus a party to kick it off. Lovers of cinema are invited to see the films that Arab filmmakers are sharing about their realities, their lovers, their passion and their pain. These films amplify the voices of those silenced and bring to light the struggles and challenges of people often not seen on our main screens. The program presents inspiring Arab stories from Lebanon, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Palestine and the United Arab Emirates.
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Packages include tickets to the 5 Arab Film Festival films, including Cairo Time, From A to B, In the Sands of Babylon, Speed Sisters and Theeb. Adult save $15, Concession save $10.
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For more information visit arabfilmfestival.com.au
Ghadi13 Aug 2015Riverside TheatreJoin us for opening night of 2015 Arab Film Festival for this award-winning film, sweets and a party!
From A to B14 Aug 2015Lennox Theatre3 estranged friends travel to Beirut in memory of a lost friend. What happens en route might bring them closer...
Speed Sisters15 Aug 2015Lennox TheatreAll-female, Palestinian automobile racing team that compete on the West Bank's professional car racing circuit.
Cairo Time15 Aug 2015Lennox TheatreFeaturing pitch-perfect performances by Egyptian cinema’s legends, 6 characters are bought together by destiny.
In the Sands of Babylon16 Aug 2015Lennox TheatreAn Iraqi soldier, escapes Kuwait as the Iraqi Army retreats. He faces a perilous journey home...
Theeb16 Aug 2015Lennox TheatreA bedouin story of brotherhood and betrayal, set in Wadi Rum 1916.