MOVIES THAT MATTERTuesday 12 March
Abu Bakr Shawky, EG 2018
Road movie about the journey of former leper Beshay, who after the death of his wife, bravely decides to leave the isolated leper community where he was abandoned as a child, to find his family. Along with Obama, the young orphan he has taken under his wing, and his beloved donkey, he embarks on a journey across Egypt.
Movies That Matter On Tour is a spin-off of the annual Movies that Matter Festival. From October until May film theatres in seventeen Dutch cities host a one-off screening of festival favourites. Each month a controversial film or documentary in combination with introductions or Q&A’s with inspiring guests.