OPENING NIGHT

18:00 VERNISSAGE I A Familiar Place – Free
19:00 FILM | In the Last Days of the City – Attended by Tamer El Said
21:30 DRINK

IN THE LAST DAYS OF THE CITY, Attended by Tamer El Said (Q&A)

*2016 Berlinade – Winner / nominee
*2016 Buenos Aires Internation Festival of independent Cinema – Winner Besti Director
*2016 Buenos Aires Internation Festival of independent Cinema – Nominee
2009, Cairo, Egypt. Khalid films the soul of his city and its inhabitants. Their faces and their hopes. When the city flares up, in the premises of a revolution, the images become its fight. The images of Cairo, but also those of Beirut, Baghdad and Berlin, sent him by these friends. It musts find the strength to continue to live the painful beauty of the “last days of a city”.

DIRECTED BY : Tamer El Said
WITH : Khalid Abdalla, Hanan Youssef, Bassem Fayad
DURATION : 118 minutes
GENRE :   Drama
COUNTRY :  Egypte, Allemagne, Royaume-Unis, Emirates Arabes Unis (2017)

VERNISSAGE – A FAMILIAR PLACE / YASMINA BENARI

A documentary installation (Video, photography, sound) in our exhibition space.

A Familiar Place is the story of a man (Titi), Jewish Egyptian, a communist; as he looks back on his life. The exhibition confront his memories as an aging political activist and the collective present of a stolen revolution. The installation creates a path from present to past through a structure where the observer is invited to experience Titi’s appartment and balcony.

 

23.01 I 19:00 – TICKETS

Screening will be preceded by the vernissage of the Cairo exhibition A Familiar Place at 6PM (free)

ORIGINAL LANGUAGE 
Arabic

SUBTITLES
English

PLACE
Cinema Galeries

PRICES
Film : 8,50€ (+0,50 online), 6,50€, UGC Unlimited, Art 27