Film Release: Luxor

6 November '20 - 31 December '20

In partnership with Modern Films, we are delighted to announce the UK & Ireland release of filmmaker Zeina Durra’s LUXOR, starring acclaimed British actress, Andrea Riseborough and French-Lebanese actor, Karim Saleh (star of Ridley Scott’s Kingdom of Heaven, Steven Spielberg’s Munich and Adam McKay’s Vice).

Following its Sundance Film Festival World Premiere earlier this year, LUXOR has gone on to screen in the official selection of such prestigious festivals as Karlovy Vary, be highlighted in the United Nations General Assembly Summit celebrating 75 years in 2020 and win the Special Ex-Aequo Jury Prize in France.

Set against the backdrop of Luxor, the film explores the return of British aid worker Hana to the ancient Egyptian city. Haunted by the familiar place, she comes across Sultan, her former lover and struggles to reconcile the choices of the past with the uncertainty of the present. WATCH THE FILM NOW

Don’t miss the live Q&A with Zeina Durra and chaired by Malu Halasa on 18 November at 6:30pm. Sign up here!


Online Screening


The Arab British Centre

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