2nd Edition of the Cairo Refugee Film Festival
babelmed - 31/05/2010
The 2nd Edition of the Cairo Refugee Film Festiva l will take place between the 17th and the 19th of June 2010.
Venue: The newly inaugurated Cinema Al Fourn at Darb 1718 www.darb1718.com
The Cairo Refugee Film Festival was created in 2009 with the aim of commemorating the World Refugee Day in June and raise awareness on the situation of refugees fleeing conflict in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.
The festival is organised in collaboration with the Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS) at the American University in Cairo, the Egyptian Foundation for Refugee Rights (EFRR), St. Andrew’s Refugee Services and the Tadamon: Egypt-Refugee Multicultural Council.
Film Schedule 2010
7.30 p.m. Welcoming remarks by Sankalita Shome and Sara Sadek; co-ordinators, 2nd Cairo Refugee Film Festival
Keynote Speaker: Professor Barbara Harrell-Bond, OBE and Director Refugee Program, Fahamu
9.00 p.m.Film Screening: War Child (94 mins)
10.30 p.m.Q & A moderated by War Child filmmaker Karim Chrobog
11.00 p.m.East to West (16 mins)
8.00 p.m.Das Fraulein (81 min)
9.15 p.m.Dreaming of Tibet (52 min)/ Refugees (52 min)
10.15 p.m. In Search of My Home (30 min)
11.00 p.m. Last Days of Tanf (30 min)
8.00 p.m.Cambodia Dreams (65 min)
9.15 p.m. Rain in a Dry Land (83 min)
10.30 p.m. Everybody's Children (52 min)
11.30 p.m. Closing Concert