Arab Shorts I

Arab Shorts I
20. 4. 2011

Wednesday the 20. April 2011, 9 pm Werkleitz in cooperation with Goethe Institute Kairo and Zazie cinema on actual occasion present a choice of the film programmes of Arab Shorts Festival. Those were compiled by the artictic director of the project, curator from Berlin and Werkleitz chairman Marcel Schwierin.

Arab Shorts is a new platform of young independent short film from Arabia in Egypt. Eleven curators from Arab countries are assigned by Goethe Institute Kairo to choose feature, documentary, animation and experimental films, which portrait the rich and diverse Arab film culture.

Arab Shorts film programme:
Watani Habibi – Trailer, Adballah Kawash, JO 1964, 3 min
Abdelkrim’s Battleship, Walid Mattar, TN 2003, 8 min
Deaf Countries, Eyad Hamam, JO 2009, 2 min
Arafat & I, Mohammed Fleifel, PS 2007, bw, 15 min
Oh Torment, Monira El Qadiri, UAE 2008, 10 min
El Central – Call Center, Mohammed Hammad, EG 2006, 18 min
Eclipse Totale, Yacine Mohamed Benelhadj, DZ 2007, 9 min