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June 2013
“74 – The reconstitution of a struggle” by Rania Rafei & Raed Rafei
Commercial release at Metropolis cinema
Beirut, Lebanon - 23 May 2013
https://www.facebook.com/74byraniaandraedrafei?fref=ts

Festival Internacional de Curitiba
Brazil – June 2013
http://olhardecinema.com.br/en/2013-official-selection/

Special screenings at “Jeu de Paume cinema »
Paris – 16 June 2013
http://www.jeudepaume.org/pdf/Programme_ContreDeclinDeLaLumiere.pdf
“A world not ours” by Mahdi Fleifel
Middle East Now
Florence, Italy – April 2013
http://www.middleastnow.it/Programma_Film_Middle_East_Now.html

International Istanbul Film Festival
Turkey – April 2013
http://film.iksv.org/en/film/2408

Documentary Edge Festival
Auckland, New Zealand, April 2013 - Winner of the Best World Cinema Award
Wellington, New Zealand, May 2013

http://www.documentaryedge.org.nz/2013/ak/film/world-not-ours
http://www.documentaryedge.org.nz/2013/wgtn/film/world-not-ours#screeningTimes

ABFICI - Buenos Aires International festival of independent cinema
Argentina – April 2013
http://festivales.buenosaires.gob.ar/bafici/home13/web/en/films/show/v/id/55.html

Arabian film days
Norway – April 2013
http://www.filmfrasor.no/arabiske-filmdager/afd-filmbase/2013/a-world-not-ours

Moov Festival
Belgium – April 2013
http://www.mooov.be/film/A_World_not_Ours/2012/

Visions du réel (Focus Liban section)
Nyon, Switzerland - April 2013
http://www.visionsdureel.ch/film/f/a-world-not-ours.html

International Documentary Festival in Agadir – Grand Jury Prize & Audience Award
Morocco – April 2013
http://www.fidadoc.org/fidadoc-5-palmares-de-la-competition-internationale

Festival of Arab cinema
Amsterdam – May 2013
http://cinemaarabe.nl/en/program/by-city/

Houston Palestine Film Festival
USA – May 2013
http://www.hpff.org/2013-festival-program/

DOK.fest Munich – DOK horizonte prize
Germany – May 2013
http://www.dokfest-muenchen.de/filme_view_web.php?fid=5383

Reykjavik Shorts & Docs Festival - Best Documentary Newcomer prize
Iceland – May 2013
http://scratchpostvfx.com/hosted/sp0267/content/rsdf2013_bookletweb_120502_01_02.pdf

Seattle Film Festival
USA – June 2013
http://www.siff.net/festival-2013/films-a-to-z?director=Mahdi%20Fleifel

Krakow Film Festival
Poland – May 2013
http://www.krakowfilmfestival.pl/en/news/319

Home works 6
Lebanon – May 2013
http://ashkalalwan.org/events/a-world-not-ours/

Transylvania International Film Festival
Romania – June 2013
http://tiff.ro/en/program/113/filme

Edinburgh International film festival
Uk – June 2013
http://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/films/2013/a-world-not-ours

East End Film Festival
London, UK – June 2013
http://www.eastendfilmfestival.com/programme/5035/a-world-not-ours

Ismailia International Film Festival
Egypt – June 2013
http://www.ismailiafilmfest.com/films/#all

Millenium International Documentary Film Festival
Belgium – June 2013
http://www.festivalmillenium.org/en/content/world-not-ours

Zanzibar International Film Festival
Tanzania – June 2013
http://www.ziff.or.tz/news/ziff-2013-film-selection-announcement

“Embers” by Tamara Stepanyan
Won the « Coup de cœur » award at Festival International de Films de Femmes de Créteil
France – March 2013
http://www.filmsdefemmes.com/clients/festival_film_de_femmes_spip/www/medias/prog_FFF_2013_web.pdf

South Korea - March 2013

goEast International Film Festival (Official Competition)
Wiesbaden, Germany - April 2013
www.filmfestival-goeast.de/index.php?article_id=92&clang=1&mode=event&event_id=823

Festival International du Film de la Rochelle
France - June / July 2013
http://www.festival-larochelle.org/

Golden Apricot - Yerevan International Film Festival
Armenia - July 2013
http://www.gaiff.am/en/

“Infiltrators” by Khaled Jarrar
London Palestine Film festival
UK – May 2013
http://www.palestinefilm.org/resources.asp?s=libr&film_id=328
Docs Barcelona
Spain – May 2013
http://www.docsbarcelona.com/en/film.php?id=203
Home works 6
Lebanon – May 2013
http://ashkalalwan.org/events/infiltrators/
Edinburgh International film festival
UK – June 2013
http://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/films/2013/infiltrators
Six SIB grantees at Visions du Réel Festival - Nyon, Switzerland
Each year, the Focus section of Visions du Réel seeks to shed light on a Southern or Eastern country that is currently developing its documentary production at an international level. This year the country in focus is Lebanon. Fourteen documentary films were shown as part of a panorama of contemporary Lebanese production; four of them are SIB grantees.


“74” by Rania Rafei & Raed Rafei
http://www.visionsdureel.ch/en/festival/programme/film/f/74-the-reconstitution-of-a-struggle.html

"Gate #5" by Simon el Habre
http://www.visionsdureel.ch/film/f/gate-5.html

“It's all in Lebanon" by Wissam Charaf
http://www.visionsdureel.ch/film/f/its-all-in-lebanon.html

“A world not ours” by Mahdi Fleifel
http://www.visionsdureel.ch/film/f/a-world-not-ours.html

And two SIB grantees are among the six projects selected for pitching at the Visions du Réel Film Market:
“Counterbalance” by Selim Mourad (Project selected for pitching of the Focus Lebanon)
http://www.visionsdureel.ch/docm/focus-liban/

“Waiting for dawn” by Mary Jirmanus (Project selected for the Pitching du Réel)
http://www.visionsdureel.ch/fr/docm/pitching-du-reel.html

“Xenoz” by Mahdi Fleifel
The project in development is selected to the 26th session of the prestigious Cannes Cinefondation residence 2013.
Mahdi Fleifel has moved to Paris to participate in the 26th session of the prestigious Cannes Cinefondation residence. Mahdi joined other 5 Directors all working on their first or second features and will be developing a fiction feature based on characters seen in A World Not Ours"
http://www.festival-cannes.com/en/theResidence/sessions.html

“Cursed be the phosphate” by Sami Tlili
“It was better tomorrow” by Hinde Boujemaa
Festival of Arab cinema
Amsterdam – May 2013
http://cinemaarabe.nl/en/program/by-city/

"Uncle Nashaat" by Aseel Mansour
Arab Film Festival Texas
Texas, April 2013
hhttp://cams.unt.edu/uploaded/files/afft_program_2.pdf

Chicago Palestine Film Festival
USA – April 2013
http://palestinefilmfest.com/ai1ec_event/uncle-nashaat-ammo-nashaat-2/?instance_id=325

Special screening:
Aflam Marseilles
Marseilles, France – 2 May 2013
http://www.aflam.fr/spip.php?rubrique1

“Crayons of Askalan” by Laila Hotait
Arizona International Film festival (official selection)
USA – April 2013
http://www.filmfestivalarizona.com/film-detail.php?id=100

"Teta, Alf Marra" (Grandma, a thousand times) by Mahmoud Kaabour
Arab Film Festival Texas
Texas, April 2013
http://cams.unt.edu/uploaded/files/afft_program_2.pdf

“In search of oil and sand” by Wael Omar & Philippe Dib
“Trues Stories of Love, Life, Death and sometimes Revolution” by Nidal Hassan & Lilibeth Cuenca
Middle East Now
Florence, Italy – April 2013
http://www.middleastnow.it/Programma_Film_Middle_East_Now.html