September 28, Friday

McQueen (2018)

Directed by Ian Bonhôte, Peter Ettedgui
UK | R | Biography, Doc | English | 111 min
Venue: Warehouse 68, Alserkal Avenue
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A personal look at the extraordinary life, career and artistry of Alexander McQueen. Through exclusive interviews with his closest friends and family, recovered archives, exquisite visuals and music, McQueen is an authentic celebration and thrilling portrait of an inspired yet tortured fashion visionary.

Yomeddine (2018)

Directed by Abu Bakr Shawky
Austria, Egypt, USA | PG | Adventure, Comedy, Drama | Arabic | 97 min
Venue: Warehouse 68, Alserkal Avenue
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Beshay – a man cured of leprosy – has never left the leper colony in the Egyptian desert where he has lived since childhood. Following the death of his wife, he finally decides to go in search of his roots. With his meager possessions strapped to a donkey cart, he sets out. Quickly joined by Obama, the Nubian orphan he has taken under his wing, Beshay will cross Egypt and confront the world with all its sorrows, its hardships and moments of grace, in his quest for a family, a place to belong, and a little humanity…