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As I Open My Eyes

As I Open My Eyes

Director: Leyla Bouzid
Year: 2015

As I Open My Eyes gives us a look at Tunisian youth on the eve of the Jasmine Revolution as they are pulled in all directions by conflicting forces: disenchantment, fear, creativity, rebellion against dictatorship, rejection of conservatism, and the...

As I Open My Eyes

Double Take

Double Take

Director: Johan Grimonprez
Year: 2009

Johan Grimonprez's ingenious documentary/ fiction hybrid - a meditation on identity, filmmaking, power and paranoia - looks at Alfred Hitchcock's 50s-60s films against the climate of Cold War anxiety. Using a meticulous array of archive footage and ...

Double Take

The Fairy

The Fairy

Director: Fiona Gordon, Bruno Romy, Dominique Abel
Year: 2011

Filled with a colorful cast of supporting characters and a number of gracefully executed dance sequences, THE FAIRY is a whimsical tale about the happiness that can be squeezed out of even the most mundane of lives.

The Fairy

Fertile Memory

Fertile Memory

Director: Michel Khleifi
Year: 1980

Khleifi skillfully and lovingly crafts a portrait of two Palestinian women whose struggles both define and transcend the politics that have torn apart their homes and their lives. First full-length film shot in The West Bank.

Fertile Memory

Home

Home

Director: Ursula Meier
Year: 2009

A family enjoys an idyllic existence in their isolated, ramshackle home, which edges onto an abandoned highway. Almost entirely cut off from society at large, they forge their own Utopia, but everything changes when city trucks roll in to complete...

Home

The Son of Joseph

The Son of Joseph

Director: Eugène Green
Year: 2016

Eugène Green drops biblical motifs – Abraham and Isaac, Mary and Joseph – into this genuinely contemporary setting as if it were the most natural thing in the world, augmenting them with nods to crime films, Italian Baroque music,...

The Son of Joseph

A Summer in La Goulette

A Summer in La Goulette

Director: Ferid Boughedir
Year: 1996

Three teenage girlfriends live in an apartment complex near Goulette beach in 1967, and during the summer they make a pact to lose their virginity. "An enchanting, insanely erotic comedy." - Eye Weekly

A Summer in La Goulette

Wedding in Galilee

Wedding in Galilee

Director: Michel Khleifi
Year: 1987

A small Palestinian village is given permission to hold a traditional wedding on the condition that Israeli military officers attend as guests of honor.

Wedding in Galilee

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