Fri 31 Jan

Talking about Trees

Cert. tbc

New Releases

93 mins

in Arabic, English and Russian with EN subs

FRA/GER/QAT/SDN/CHA | 2019 | dir. Suhaib Gasmelbari | doc

In Sudan, a government controlled by Islamic fundamentalists for the past three decades leads to the demise of an entire film industry and heritage, with only a few remaining theatres screening Hollywood and Bollywood blockbusters in central Khartoum. In this context, a group of retired directors hope to reopen a cinema and revive their country’s love of film. Winner of the audience & original documentary awards at the Berlin Film Festival.



Fri 31 Jan
Ciné Lumière II