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International Film Festival Rotterdam

The Cannes Diaries 2015: Stalking Jake Gyllenhaal and the Rebirth of Arab Cinema

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 05.19.2016 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

Once in Cannes, I hit the ground running. Picked up my credentials, again a flirt fest of pat-downs, s'il vows plaît madame and merci's, and went to visit the United Arab Emirates pavilion, which has seen some changes.

'Childhood Is Not a Geographical Place': Arwad's Samer Najari and Dominique Chila

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 04.09.2014 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

Unlike some films that tear your heart apart and then offer it back to you on a platter, Arwad enters your soul quietly, finding a spot inside your thoughts, finally settling down slowly in your heart.

Back to the Square: Talking Egypt's Revolution One Year Later With Petr Lom and Mark Nabil

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 04.02.2012 | Home
E. Nina Rothe

The unrest continues in the Arab world and in his latest documentary, filmmaker Petr Lom reconvenes at Tahrir Square, going back with five individuals who helped shape the revolution with their personal stories.