Line-up Beirut Cinema Days – 8th Edition revealed!

Beirut DC is glad to announce the line-up of the 8th edition of the Beirut Cinema Days – Arab Film Festival, which will kick off in Beirut on Thursday 12 March 2015 until Saturday 21 March 2015.


  • Opening Film: Timbuktu by Abderrahmane Sissako
  • The Valley by Ghassan Salhab
  • Ladder to Damascus by Mohamad Malas
  • Theeb by Naji Abu Nowar
  • Eyes of a Thief by Najwa Najjar
  • I am Nojoom, Age 10 and Divorced by Khadija Al Salami
  • Story of Judas by Rabah Ameur-Zaimeche
  • The Narrow Frame of Midnight by Tala Hadid
  • The Sea is Behind by Hicham Lasri
  • They are the Dogs by Hicham Lasri
  • Leviathan by Andrey Zvyagintsev


  • Diaries of a Flying Dog by Bassem Fayad
  • Home Sweet Home by Nadine Naous
  • Immortal Sergeant by Ziad Kalthoum
  • In this Land Lay Graves of Mine by Reine Mitri
  • Iraqi Odyssey by Samir
  • Letters from Al Yarmouk by Rashid Masharawi
  • Monumentum by Fadi Yeni Turk
  • Mother of Unborn by Nadine Salib
  • On the Bride’s Side by Gabriele Del Grande, Khaled Soliman Al Nassiry and Antonio Augugliaro
  • Return to Homs by Talal Derki
  • Roshmia by Salim Abu Jabal
  • Saken by Sandra Madi
  • Silvered Water, Syria Self-Portrait by Ossama Mohammed and Wiam Simav Bedirxan
  • The Council by Yahya Alabdallah
  • The Fourth Stage by Ahmad Ghossein
  • The Shebabs of Yarmouk by Alex Salvatori-Sinz
  • The Wanted 18 by Amer Shomali and Paul Cowan
  • Twenty Eight Nights and a Poem by Akram Zaatari


  • Brother in Law by Hassen Belaïd
  • Central Market by Saleh Nass
  • Cotton by Luay Fadhil Abbas
  • I, the Memorious by Nizar Sfair
  • In Overtime by Rami Yasin
  • Light by Yassmina Karajah
  • One of these Days by Rawad Hobeika
  • The Aftermath of the inauguration of the public toilet at kilometer 375 by Omar El Zohairy
  • The Third Hand by Hicham Elladdaqi
  • Wooden Hand by Kaouther Ben Hania

The festival will take place at Metropolis Empire Sofil (Achrafieh), Beirut Souks Cinemacity and The Smallville Hotel.

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