Middle Eastern Movies at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Abounaddara Collective Shorts from Syria + Discussion of "Emergency Cinema"

(New York premiere)

Filmmaker(s): Various filmmakers

Year: 2013 / 90m

June 19

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First to Fall

(New York premiere)

Filmmaker(s): Rachel Beth Anderson and Tim Grucza

Year: 2013 / 80m

June 17 / 18

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Scheherazade's Diary

(New York premiere)

Filmmaker(s): Zeina Daccache

Year: 2013 / 80m

June 22

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Sepideh - Reaching for the Stars

(New York premiere)

Filmmaker(s): Berit Madsen

Year: 2013 / 88m

June 15 / 21

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The Mulberry House

(New York premiere)

Filmmaker(s): Sara Ishaq

Year: 2013 / 64m

June 19

***For complete schedule and to buy tickets visit: http://ff.hrw.org/eventlist/5/region ***