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Posted On: 24 August 2019 02:06 pm
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DFI Cinema Presents: ‘Yomeddine'

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Event Details:

Location: Museum of Islamic Art, Doha, Qatar
Date: 29 August 2019 - 1 September 2019
Time: 10:00 pm - 12:00 am
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The Doha Film Institute is delighted to present ‘Contemporary Releases’, a selection of the latest internationally and regionally acclaimed films. The series will include recent festival favourites, as well as the emerging new voices of DFI granted filmmakers.

Screening: 'Yomeddine'

Directed by: A.B. Shawky

Dates and Times:

  • Thursday, 29 August 2019 at 7:00 PM
  • Friday, 30 August 2019 at 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, 31 August 2019 at 7:00 PM

Location: Museum of Islamic Art Auditorium

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'Yomeddine' Synopsis:

Beshay - a man cured of leprosy - has never left the leper colony in the Egyptian desert where he has lived since childhood. Following the death of his wife, he finally decides to go in search of his roots. With his meager possessions strapped to a donkey cart, he sets out. Quickly joined by Obama, the Nubian orphan he has taken under his wing, Beshay will cross Egypt and confront the world with all its sorrows, its hardships and moments of grace, in his quest for a family, a place to belong, and a little humanity...