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Arab women behind the camera

EYE throws light on an amazing trend: the international rise of female filmmakers from the Arab world. ‘Powerful, poignant, vibrant and provocative’, is how guest curator Ludmila Cvikova – Head of International Programming at the Doha Film Institute in Qatar from 2011 to 2014 – qualifies her selection of award-winning films.

The programme, which also includes premieres, documentaries and short films, offers the best feature films of the past two decades. With interviews, guests and debate.

Events elsewhere

Science and the Middle East in ‘Science and Islam’ on NPO Doc: Monday 8, 15 and 22 June at 20.25 uur on NPO Doc

In this BBC series of 2009, presenter Jim Al-Khalili tells the story of the great advances made in science in the Islamic world between the 8th and 14th centuries.

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