Sharjah: Lamis Mohammed – Sarah Salah
Friday, October 27, 2023 08:00 AM
The artist spoke Samir al-Masri During the activities of the tenth session of the Sharjah International Film Festival for Children and Youth, when he met colleague Lameez Mohammed of Youm 7 TV, he said about the film Exodus: “The film is about Syria, but in this situation we are going through what is happening in Palestine, and it is possible for you to change.” The name is Syria and it says “Palestine”. At the end, the film talks about the bombings and migration in Syria. In fact, anyone who watches the film can see it from a different angle. Whatever happens in Palestine, it takes one after the other. The film won many awards, the most important being the Venice Film Festival. Two International Film Awards.
The Sharjah International Film Festival for Children and Youth, in its tenth session, will be held from October 22 to 28.
During its tenth session, 81 films from 37 countries of the world will be presented, including cinema screenings from countries participating for the first time in the festival.
Organized by the Fan Foundation, the festival will screen four films for the first time in the world, in addition to 43 films showing for the first time in the Middle East. The “Green Carpet” site, which gives the public a chance to meet and talk with the filmmakers, will also host four screenings: “Exodus,” “Little Nicholas,” “She’s From Another Planet,” and “Valley Road.”
Countries participating in the 10th session of the Sharjah International Film Festival for Children and Youth: France, Saudi Arabia, Canada, USA, Iran, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Yemen, plus Estonia, Germany, South Korea, Spain and United Kingdom, Italy, Luxembourg, Qatar , Vietnam, Syria, Taiwan, Argentina, China, India, Ireland, Jordan, Kuwait, Uzbekistan, Lebanon with participation , Morocco, Norway, Sultanate of Oman, Portugal, Russia, South Africa, Sweden, Togo., United Arab Emirates.