The little-known spark that helped ignite the Arab Spring is brought to light in Sami Tlili's forceful "Cursed Be the Phosphate," an awkward-sounding title for a clearly made, even elegant docu.
Abu Dhabi offers regional and global filmmakers a showcase
Regional fests pump coin, helping next-gen talent come up with innovative works
Revolution was the focus of World Cinema Fund Day at the Berlinale on Wednesday as filmmakers from the Arab region shared their experiences from the Arab Spring.
Goteborg may be a long way from Tunis, Cairo or Damascus, but its focus this year on Arabic-language filmmaking is timely.