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PÖFF
In Focus: Sizzling Arabia

Genres

Drama, War, Social Issues

Theeb

Theeb
Theeb
Director: Naji Abu Nowar
Country: Jordan, Great Britain, United Arab Emirates, Qatar
Year: 2014
Film duration: 01:40
Language: Arabic, English, Turkish
Producer: Bassel Ghandour, Rupert Lloyd
Screenwriter: Bassel Ghandour, Naji Abu Nowar
DoP: Wolfgang Thaler
Editor: Rupert Lloyd
Music: Jerry Lane
Cast: Jacir Eid, Hussein Salameh, Hassan Mutlag, Marji Audeh, Jack Fox
Production: Bayt Al Shawareb

Synopsis

Set in the Arabian Desert of 1916, the film follows Theeb, a young Bedouin boy and his elder brother Hussein, as they leave the safety of their tribe to venture on a treacherous journey at the dawn of the Great Arab Revolt. If Theeb is to survive, he must quickly learn about adulthood, trust and betrayal.

“Theeb” is the first Jordanian feature to receive the Orizzonti Award for Best Director at Venice Film Festival. It has also first Jordanian film to be nominated for Best International Feature Film at the 88th Academy Awards

Director

Director's filmography: Theeb (2014)

Sun, November 24, 2019


20:30


Kino Artis, Saal 1, Tallinn

Screening code: 101504
Subtitles: English
Screening duration: 01:40
Language: Arabic, English, Turkish

Sat, November 30, 2019


19:15


Coca-Cola Plaza, Saal 4, Tallinn

Screening code: 160202
Subtitles: English
Screening duration: 01:40
Language: Arabic, English, Turkish

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