8 Nov | Cinéma Arabe Film Club & 25th Anniversary Party









On Saturday 8 November Cinéma Arabe Film Club presents: La Sueur des Palmiers (1998), an Egyptian classic by Radwan El-Kashef. What happens when all the men leave a remote village in search of their fortune and only young Achmed is left behind? The screening is part of the 25th anniversary of cultural foundation Sphinx Art Productions, the initiator of Cinéma Arabe and many cultural and artistic productions since 1989. Please join us after the screening for a tasty Arab buffet, a drink and our special anniversary program of live music!

FILM | Radwam El-Kashef | Egypt | 1998 | 110′ | Arabic | Dutch subtitles
Venue: Rialto, Ceintuurbaan 338, Amsterdam

Start: 16:00 | Reservations: (020) 676 8700 or website Rialto

Venue: Oranjekerk, Tweede van der Helststraat 1-3, Amsterdam
From 18:30 Arabic buffet  (€10, including two drinks)
20:00 Start evening program with music by Debby Korfmacher
20:30 Classical Arabic music performance by Moroocan-Dutch singer Karima El-Fillali
21:15 Lecture by feminist bellydancer Dr. Kaouthar Darmoni (UvA) on enhancing women’s emancipation and inner strength through bellydance
21:45 Dj Bas Springer