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20th Arab Film Festival

Now: End of Season

Directed by Ayman Nahle

Lebanon, Syria / 2015 / Experimental Short / 20 mins / Arabic, English with English subtitles / Color

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Visions

Embarcadero Center Cinema
October 10, 2016 6:00 pm

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Visions

Shattuck Cinemas
October 15, 2016 1:00 pm

Description

Archive audio from a phone call between Syrian Presidant Hafiz al-Assad’s secretary and US President Ronald Reagan’s staff plays amidst contemporary scenes around Izmir Garage in Turkey where thoUSnds of Syrian migrants prepare for the long, anxiety-ridden journey to Europe.


Plays in

  1. Visions

    104 mins
    With stories ranging from the profound examinations of the identity and belonging to reflections of political events that have shaped the world we live in, this program showcases the various ways that talented Arab Filmmakers experiment with film form and subject matter.

    In This Program: And on a Different Note, Electrical Gaza, In Damascus, Now: End of Season, Panic Attack, The Park, A Stroll Down Sunflower Lane


Dates & Times

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Visions

Embarcadero Center Cinema
October 10, 2016 6:00 pm

Plays In:
Shorts Program: Visions

Shattuck Cinemas
October 15, 2016 1:00 pm