By Josef Gugler
Ten Arab Filmmakers offers an updated review of the simplest of Arab cinema, providing experiences of major administrators and in-depth analyses in their most vital motion pictures. The filmmakers profiled the following characterize imperative nationwide cinemas of the Arab world—Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, and Syria. even supposing they've got produced a few of the region’s most-renowned motion pictures and received popularity at significant overseas gala's, with few exceptions those filmmakers have bought little serious realization. All ten percentage a priority with giving photograph and voice to humans suffering opposed to authoritarian regimes, patriarchal traditions, or spiritual fundamentalism—theirs is a cinéma engagé.
The featured administrators are Daoud Abd El-Sayed, Merzak Allouache, Nabil Ayouch, Youssef Chahine, Mohamed Chouikh, Michel Khleifi, Nabil Maleh, Yousry Nasrallah, Jocelyne Saab, and Elia Suleiman.
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Ten Arab Filmmakers: Political Dissent and Social Critique by Josef Gugler