Until the Birds return (2017) by Karim Moussaoui
Algeria today. Past and present collide in the lives of a newly wealthy property developer, a young woman torn between the path of reason and sentiment and an ambitious neurologist impeded by wartime wrongdoings. Three stories that plunge us into the human soul of a contemporary Arab society.
Know more about Karim Moussouai
Founding Member of Chrysalide, the Cultural Association for Cinema Promotion in Algiers, he writes his first medium-length movie « the days of the past »with Virginie Legeay, which he met at the writing workshop Méditalents. This movie was awarded in several international movies festival and nominated for the « Césars 2015 » in the short movies category. Karim Moussaoui is in charge of the cinema programming at the French Institute of Alger. Until the Birds return is his first feature film.
Followed by a Q&A session with the filmmaker Karim Moussaoui
In cooperation with NYUAD Arts Center and the Palestinian Business Council
In Arabic, with English subtitles
Monday 8th of October 2018
Bookings are closed for this event.