Reel Palestine’s annual film festival will run from January 18th-26th, 2019.

Cinema Akil is an independent cinema platform located in Al Quoz and is the GCC’s first arthouse cinema. Showcasing directors and filmmakers across the decades, Cinema Akil aims to create awareness and interest in film and the cinematic arts. Mark your diaries as this January 2019, Reel Palestine an annual film festival showing a selection of alternative Palestinian films in the United Arab Emirates will be hosted at Cinema Akil. The not-for-profit and volunteer-based organization was set up by group of friends in Dubai in 2014 and launched its first pop-up festival in January 2015 with the purpose of showing Palestinian culture and tenacity through film.

Reel Palestine’s annual film festival is back and will run from January 18th – 26th, 2019.

This  festival will kick off with it’s biggest program to date, bringing you more than two screenings per day, talks, a vibrant market of Palestinian crafts and flavors, and more surprises to be announced soon.  Please stay tuned!

For the full schedule and details of each movie check the Cinema Akil website.

All Screenings taking place at Cinema Akil will be ticketed.

Tickets will be available for sale at Cinema Akil’s box office and in January 2019.

Tickets are AED 52.5 (VAT included).




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