presented by the Desert Film Society
Event tags: Desert Film Society, Cinema, Film, Camelot, Movie, :Palm Springs, Arabic, Hebrew, Palestine, Israel, Eran Riklis
Palm Springs Camelot Theatres, Saturday, August 3, 2013
9:30 AM :::: Doors open at 9:00 AM w/film introduction at 9:20 AM. Complimentary refreshments.
Free to Desert Film Society Members, $15 at the door
Coachella Valley Premiere-Sneak Preview
Showing with LUCY (10 minutes)
Exploration of the creative mind of an autistic 11-year-old girl in 1939 France showing you how she turns her disability into a strength through her imagination.
SPECIAL GUEST: Libby Blood, Director/Writer
Q&A follows the film
Beirut, 1982: a young Palestinian refugee and an Israeli fighter pilot form a tentative bond in their attempt to make their way across war-torn Lebanon back to their home.
Writer: Nader Rizq
Director: Eran Riklis
Runtime: 110 min.
Genre: Adventure | Drama | Thriller
Country: UK | Israel
Language: English | Arabic | Hebrew
Distributor: Strand Releasing
Starring: Stephen Dorff, Abdallah El Akal, Ali Suliman
FESTIVALS: Toronto International Film Festival, Canada; BFI London Film Festival, UK Jewish Film Festival, UK; CPH PIX, Denmark; Jewish Film Festival Berlin and Potsdam, Germany; AFI Film Festival, Israel Film Festival, Los Angeles, Stony Brook Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, USA
“Riklis has made a warm-hearted and well-intentioned movie that will appeal to audiences of all ages …” The Hollywood Reporter
Official Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7seQlcJlAg
Additional information: 760-770-0507 and http://www.desertfilmsociety.com
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