„Of Men, Gender and Cinema – A Filmmaker’s Gaze“

Podium Discussion

Sun 15/4/18 | 19:00 | Arsenal
How do perception of gender and gender-related issues influence filmmakers in the choice of their subjects and perspective? How is and can the question of masculinities be treated in Arab cinema and is there an aspect of nationality, culture, ethnicity, and class to the question of gender? Discussion with the filmmakers Merzak Allouache (director and screen writer, Algeria), Mohamed Soueid (writer and director, Lebanon), Mohammad Hammad (director and producer, Egypt), and Eliane Raheb (director and producer, Lebanon).