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Art Alert: Cairo's art-house cinema Zawya returns with 'Perfect Strangers'

Following summer break, Zawya will return to film screenings on 2 August

Ahram Online , Sunday 30 Jul 2017
Perfect Strangers
(Photo: still from Perfect Stragers)
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Cairo's art-house cinema will resume film screenings on Wednesday 2 August, with an Italian 2016 comedy drama Perfetti sconosciuti (Perfect Strangers).

Directed by Paolo Genovese, Perfect Strangers talks about "seven long-time friends who decide to share with each other the content of every text message, email and phone call they receive. Many secrets start to unveil and the equilibrium trembles," IMDb synopsis reveals.

The film won best screenplay award at the Cairo International Film Festival (2016) as well as numerous awards and recognitions in Italy and internationally, including: jury award at the Tribeca Film Festival (2016), audience awards at the Norwegian International Film Festival (2016) and the Vilnius International Film Festival (2017).

Startng Wednesday 2 August
12pm, 2:30pm, 5pm, 7:30pm and 10pm
Zawya, Odeon Cinema, 4 Abdel-Hamid Said Street, off Talaat Harb Street, Downtown, Cairo

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