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Denis Fights through Storytelling and Memory

Denis Fights through Storytelling and Memory

Denis believes in the return of storytelling worldwide and "Art is everywhere and is not limited to one cause, even if it is the Palestinian cause to which I belong."


Festival news

60 Countries in the 10th Aljazeera Festival

60 Countries in the 10th Aljazeera Festival

Abbas Arnaout, Director of Aljazeera International Documentary Film Festival, announced that the 10th edition will continue to uphold to the festival message in disseminating documentary film culture.

It's Better To Jump

It's Better To Jump

The film features a trip to the ancient and fascinating Akka in northern Palestine where we listen to the sufferings of Arab families who are threatened with deportation.

MODOU, THE HANG PLAYER

MODOU, THE HANG PLAYER

A musician blended Sufi music and Jazz through the Hang; a new musical instrument. It won the 4th edition award in 2008 for the medium film category.

Palestine in Cinema..The World is with us

Palestine in Cinema..The World is with us

Most countries in the world have artists who produced films about the Palestinian- Israeli conflict. The French critic Serge Le Biron “Cinema is an integral part of the Palestinian memory.”

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.

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.

Award-winning Films in Previous Festival Editions