A programme by Fondazione Mediterraneo to favour the mutual understanding through meetings, images and music
03 05 2009 / SHOOTING
The Hardships of Filmmaking 500 Meters below Sea Level
Filmmaker Rabee Zureikat navigated the winding roads with his worn out Honda Civic as we descended from Amman to the Dead Sea for the film shoot. Strong wind gusts and...
30 03 2009 / MONTPELLIER 2009
2009 Selection: Call for entries
Online registration of films to be selected for the different competition or panorama sections is available from 10 February to 31 August 2009 on the website...
30 03 2009 / FESTIVAL
Montpellier 2009: See you in October!
The 31st Cinemed will run from 23 October to 1 November. The event has always clearly announced its aim of helping all little-distributed cinematography around the...
21 03 2009
Khalas : a banquet for cats devoured by dogs
Lebanese director Burhan Alawiya’s film Khalas finally emerged from a maze of production and financial setbacks for its premiere at the opening ceremony held in...
27 02 2009 / AUDIOVISUAL POLICY - EUROPE
Open letter to Obama regarding Convention on Cultural Diversity
Henri Benkoski – a Belgian government expert on cultural diversity – has addressed a judicious open letter to Barack Obama. Published in Belgian daily Le...
11 02 2009 / ARTS
Moving pictures - literally - in the West Bank
Before the First Intifada, each major city in the West Bank had two or three cinemas. Now, they've remained closed for so long that the habit of going to the cinema has...
05 02 2009 / LITTERATURE
Israeliens and Palestinians confronted to the other history
Text available in Italian and French