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Arab Film Festival 2015

The Gate of Departure

Directed by Karim Hanafy

Egypt / 2014 / 60 mins

The Gate of Departure

Embarcadero Center Cinema
October 18, 2015 1:00 pm

Description

The Gate of Departure tells the story of a mother and son, weaving images to depict a relationship of mutual unawareness and the struggle to reconnect. The film meditates on grief, death, and psychological entrapment, dispensing with dialogue and narrative in favor of a poetic visual experience.


Preceded By

  1. White Sugar

    Ahmed Khaled / Egypt / 2014 / 13 mins
    The world of dreams intersects with reality; daily fears haunt us when we should be free. White Sugar is the story of a man trying to escape his world of fears and fighting against the rules by introducing his own credo.

    Precedes: The Gate of Departure


Dates & Times

The Gate of Departure

Embarcadero Center Cinema
October 18, 2015 1:00 pm