‘Between Women Filmmakers Caravan’ goes online

Ahram Online , Friday 25 Sep 2020

More than 20 films made by female filmmakers will be screened and discussed


The Between Women Filmmakers Caravan is kicking off an online edition between 3 and 13 October, where more than 20 films made by female filmmakers will be screened and discussed, in addition to some master-classes and roundtable discussions.

Founded by acclaimed filmmaker Amal Ramses, the festival, which has been held in a number of countries across the globe, is going online this season amid the global COVID-19 pandemic.

In addition to a Q&A discussion with the filmmakers, a master-class by well-known Palestinian filmmaker Mai Masri will be held on 7 October, three days before another roundtable titled 'The Role of Women in Reconstructing the Lebanese Memory,' which will be moderated by Jordanian critic Huda Ibrahim.

With a focus on Lebanese filmmakers, the 2020 edition will host important long and short films from many countries, including Algeria, Greece, Germany, Canada, Tunisia, France, Spain, Ireland, the US and Switzerland.

The following are the participating films:

In Mansoura You Separated Us (A Mansourah Tu Nous As Separes), Algeria, 82 min, 2019
When Tomatoes Met Wagner (Otan O Wagner Sinantise Tis Ntomates), Greece, 72 min, 2019
Taste of Hope (Le Gout de l’Espoir), Germany/ Switzerland, 70 min, 2019
Just Me and You (Juste Moi et Toi), Canada, 22 min, 2019
Fathallah TV, Ten Years and a Revolution Later, Tunisia, 74 min, 2019
Journey to a Mother’s Room (Viaje al Cuarto de Una Madre), France/ Spain, 94 min, 2018
Marina, Germany, 28 min, 2018
Shooting the Mafia, Ireland/ USA, 97 min, 2019
Sweet Salty Wind, Cuba/ Switzerland, 20 min, 2018
The Journey (Immer & Ewig), Switzerland, 85 min, 2018
Sleepless Nights, France/ Lebanon/ Palestine/ Qatar/ UAE, 128 min, 2012
Kingdom of Women, Lebanon, 54 min, 2010
The Upper Gate (Bawabat Al-Fawqa), Lebanon, 90 min, 1991
Lost Paradise, Lebanon, 61 min, 2017
A Feeling Greater Than Love, Lebanon, 93 min, 2017
Birds of September, Lebanon, 99 min, 2013
74, The Reconstruction of a Struggle, Lebanon, 95 min, 2012
Beirut, Never Again, Lebanon, 35 min, 1976
Because Roots Don’t Die, Palestine, 55 min, 1977
War Generation - Beirut, Lebanon, 50 min, 1988
Beirut Diaries, Lebanon, 80 min, 2006
Panoptic, Lebanon, 69 min, 2017

Posted by Between Women Filmmakers Caravan on Thursday, September 24, 2020


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