KINSHASA MAKAMBO

AVANT-PREMIERE the 4th of may 2018, 20h, Louxor
A film by Dieudo Hamadi 

Les Films de l’Oeil Sauvage, Kiripifilms, Alva films, Bärbel Mauch film, Flimmer Film, Arte, RTS, Al Jazeera English – Andana Films – République Démocratique du Congo, France, Suisse, Allemagne, Norvège, 2018,  1h15.

Panorama of the 2018 Berlinale selection

« Kinshasa Makambo » tells the fight of three young activists for political alternation and the holding of free elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Wajib

AVANT-PREMIERE 18th of January 2018

20h – Cinema Louxor, A film by Annemarie Jacir

Abu Shadi is a divorced father and a school teacher in his mid-60s living in Nazareth. After his daughter’s wedding in one month he will be living alone. Shadi, his architect son, arrives from Rome after years abroad to help his father in hand delivering the wedding invitations as per local Palestinian custom. As the estranged pair spend the day together, the tense details of their relationship come to a head challenging their fragile and very different lives.

HEDI

Avant-première le 16 décembre 2016 à 20h au Louxor
A film by Mohamed Ben Attia

Young Tunisian Hedi lives an ordered life in which he believes there can be no more surprises. His future will play out as other people have planned. Take his mother for example, who always holds a protecting hand over him and has contributed to the fact that he has never been able to develop a mind of his own.

ABLUKA SUSPICIONS

Avant-première le 17 novembre 2016 à 20h au Louxor
Un film de Emin Alper, 2015, Turquie

Istanbul dans un futur proche. Kadir purge une peine de 20 ans de prison et se voit proposer une libération anticipée, à condition d’aider la police dans sa traque contre le terrorisme en devenant informateur. Dès sa sortie, il reprend contact avec son frère Ahmet, qui est chargé par la mairie d’abattre les chiens errants de la ville. Entre chaos politique et obsession paranoïaque, la violence et la pression des autorités les entraînent dans une spirale infernale.