الجمعة 19/9/2014 م (آخر تحديث) الساعة 17:17 (مكة المكرمة)
I, an Arab Woman, Drive my own Vehicle

I, an Arab Woman, Drive my own Vehicle

Four female Egyptian drivers defied their society. Loneliness was better than the reality they tried to deal with in a feminist way so they can be creative again.


Festival news

Two New Awards

Two New Awards

The Aljazeera Festival added two new awards to the current ones which will be eight in total; Best Director Award and Best Camerawork Award.

The Turtle's Rage in Ramallah

The Turtle's Rage in Ramallah

The Turtle’s Rage was screened in the German- French Cultural Center. It won the Golden Award in the most recent edition in 2013.

Aljazeera Participating in Cinema Verite Festival

Aljazeera Participating in Cinema Verite Festival

The director of the Aljazeera Festival, Abbas Arnaout, attended the 7th Cinema Verite Festival in Tehran. It is a distinguished festival where 45000 visitors attend and 1500 films are screened.

Aljazeera Films Day at Jin Jiang Festival

Aljazeera Films Day at Jin Jiang Festival

The Aljazeera Festival has participated in Jin Jiang Group for Culture and Arts and the Chinese Association for Audiovisuals in launching the 1st edition of Jin Jiang International Film Festivals.


Discussions

Abbas Arnaout: The Journey is Most Important

Abbas Arnaout: The Journey is Most Important

The Director of the Aljazeera Festival, Abbas Arnaout, said that the motto “Steps” was given for the 10th anniversary of the festival because the journey is most important.


The Festival Memory

Two Promising Films in the 8th Edition

Two Promising Films in the 8th Edition

A group of fourth-year students from Northwestern University in Qatar produced two short documentary films about housemaids in Qatar and a Palestinian girl who has never been her homeland.

Hope Beats Destruction in "Pakistan 7.6" Film

Hope Beats Destruction in "Pakistan 7.6" Film

Pakistan 7.6, produced by Aljazeera Children Channel about the devastating earthquake that hit Pakistan in October 2005, gained the interest of the 2nd edition attendees at Aljazeera Festival 2006.

48 Nationalities in the 4th Edition of the Festival

48 Nationalities in the 4th Edition of the Festival

The participants in the 4th edition were from 48 nationalities while the participating films reached 89. New activities were organized for the best two films discussing family and children issues.

Award-winning Films in Previous Festival Editions