LMFF: Arab Blues + Shorts

29 November '19 at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

We are pleased to invite you to the screening of Arab Blues followed by two incredible short films at the London Migration Film Festival 2019!

Arab Blues (feature):
After years abroad in Paris, Selma returns ‘home’ to Tunis to set up a psychoanalysis practice to help local citizens cope with the stress of the post-Arab Spring cultural and social changes.
Director: Manele Labidi
Length: 1h 28min

Scirocco (short):
Based on the findings of investigative research in Tunis, the film portrays the story of one man, to show the impact of deportation policies on migrants crossing the Mediterranean in search of a better life.
Director: Hannah Kirmes-Daly, Leonard Ermel, David L. Suber
Length: 5min

The Monsters (short):
Petru, Lilou, Esther and Baisengour are between six and nine years old. And today it’s Halloween in a school in Paris. We take the monsters out of the closet, draw them, line by line, to try to tame them.
Director: Camille Piazzo
Length: 12min


Genesis Cinema

93-95 Mile End Road, E1 4UJ London, United Kingdom


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