Film Screening + Talkback: In the Last Days of the City

7 p.m. Friday, May 4
Aliya Hassan Auditorium @ AANM

$7 AANM Members, $10 general public

Join AANM for the Michigan Premiere of Tamer El Said’s ambitious debut feature film, In the Last Days of the City. The film showcases the fictional story of a filmmaker from downtown Cairo, as he struggles to capture the soul of a city on edge while facing loss in his own life. 

Shot in Cairo, Beirut, Baghdad and Berlin during the two years before the outbreak of revolution in Egypt, the film’s multi-layered stories are a visually rich exploration of friendship, loneliness and life in cities shaped by the shadows of war and adversity. Immediately following the screening, director Tamer El Said will join the audience for an intimate talkback, live! 

Director: Tamer El Said
Year: 2016
Country: Egypt, Germany, Great Britian, United Arab Emirates
In Arabic with English subtitles
Runtime: 118 minutes

Presented in partnership with Cinema Lamont.
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