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  • Film still from AS ARMAS E O POVO: You can see the crowd at a huge demonstration. Many have large banners or flags with them.

    50 Years of the Carnation Revolution

    To coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Carnation Revolution, from April 18 to 24 we are showing a program of six films from different decades that grapple with this revolutionary turning point and its consequences in a range of ways.

  • Film still from UNCLE BOONMEE WHO CAN RECALL HIS PAST LIVES: A woman is lying in bed right by the window. Transparent curtains in different colors are hung.

    © Nontawat Numbenchapol, Courtesy of Kick the Machine Films

    Magical History Tour

    (Un)real Interventions – seamless transitions between real worlds and unreal universes with an eclectic selection of six films in April.

  • Photograph of scaffolding on a house facade.

    © Jule Fechner

    Arsenal 2024-2026

    Relocation, Travel, New Cinema – here you will find information about the planned relocation of the Arsenal.

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    Film still from VERGISS AMERIKA: Three young people are sitting in a car, the driver is drinking champagne from a bottle.

    Vergiss Amerika

    Vanessa Jopp Germany 2000

    35 mm Original version 90 min.

    Followed by a discussion with set designer Silke Buhr

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  • 20:00
    Film still from 48: a portrait shot of a woman with dark hair.

    48

    Susana de Sousa Dias Portugal 2009

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 93 min.

    Introduction: Robert Stock

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  • 19:30
    Film still from BYE BYE TIBERIAS: An old and a young woman are sitting next to each other on a balcony. The younger woman has a little girl on her lap.

    Bye Bye Tiberias

    Lina Soualem Palestine, France, Belgium, Qatar 2023

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 82 min.

    Lina Soualem in person

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  • 20:00
    Film still from BYE BYE TIBERIAS: An old and a young woman are sitting next to each other on a balcony. The younger woman has a little girl on her lap.

    Bye Bye Tiberias

    Lina Soualem Palestine, France, Belgium, Qatar 2023

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 82 min.

    Screening without guests

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  • 19:00
    Film still from THE DUPES.

    The Dupes

    Tewfik Saleh Syria 1972

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 107 min.

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  • 21:30
    Film still from HOUNDS: Two men in simple clothes are standing next to a car in a city.

    Hounds

    Kamal Lazraq Morocco, France, Belgium, Qatar, Saudi Arabia 2023

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 94 min.

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  • 16:30
    Film still from ARSENIC AND OLD LACE: Two men toast each other, one has a sinister-looking scar on his cheek. A bound and gagged man sits between them and looks up at the two of them.

    Arsenic and Old Lace

    Frank Capra USA 1941

    DCP Original version 115 min.

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  • 19:00
    Film still from NEO NAHDA: Two women dressed as men sit between a door frame and look directly into the camera.

    Neo Nahda and Background

    Neo Nahda
    Background

    Khaled Abdulwahed in person

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  • 21:00

    Short film program "Those Who Remain"

    Osama and Majd Hafiry, Dima Hamdan and Faris Alrjoob in person

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  • 16:00
    Film still from THE GATE OF SUN: A group of people stand crowded together in an alleyway between houses, gazing into the distance.

    The Gate of Sun

    Yousry Nasrallah France, Egypt, Morocco, Denmark, Belgium 2004

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 278 min.

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  • 21:30
    Film still from EMBODIED CHORUS: A young man sits naked on a bench in front of a turquoise-painted wall.

    Embodied Chorus

    Danielle Davie, Mohamad Sabbah Lebanon, Germany, Louxemburg 2023

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 72 min.

    Mohamad Sabbah in person

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  • 16:00
    Film still from GEOLOGY OF SEPARATION: A group of men stand and sit between trees in a hilly landscape.

    Geology of Separation

    Yosr Gasmi, Mauro Mazocchi Tunisia, Italy, France 2023

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 153 min.

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  • 19:00
    Film still from SIX FEET OVER: A young man washes a corpse.

    Six Feet Over

    Karim Bensalah France 2023

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 96 min.

    Karim Bensalah in person

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    Film still from 19B: An elderly man stands in his pyjamas in a stairwell.

    19B

    Ahmad Abdalla Egypt 2022

    DCP Original version with English subtitles 95 min.

    Ahmad Abdalla in person

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Arsenal 3

The streaming platform arsenal 3 presents selected films that have been digitally restored by Arsenal – Institute for Film and Video Art. The selection gives an insight into our film archive and will be continuously supplemented. The library currently presents over 30 international films, including productions by Yugantar, India's first feminist film collective, or restorations of Georgian films.

Link to Arsenal 3

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