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Mohamed Al-Dharadji's ‘The Journey’ travels into the mind of Iraqi suicide bomber
The filmmaker's new Oscar hopeful is a movie that draws inspiration from his own kidnap by Al Qaeda
October 30, 2018
Oscar-winning Polish director's film screening at Cinema Akil
Inspired by the relationship of his parents, Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski tells a vivid story in 'Cold War'
October 25, 2018
She was truly brave but the establishment let Nadia Murad down
A new documentary that details how the media treated Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad experienced after she escaped ISIS highlights the 'pitfalls of sensationalism'. Kaleem Aftab meets its director, Alexandria Bombach
October 24, 2018
'First Man' stars on presenting another side of Neil Armstrong
'Why I love the film is because it shows the reality of the situation rather than the dream that people want to believe in,' says Claire Foy
October 18, 2018
The power of puppets brings the story of life in Lebanon’s Burj el-Barajneh refugee camp to the world
The Tower mixes puppetry, with drawings and archive material to tell the story of the family of curious 11-year-old Palestinian girl Wardi who was born into the Burj el-Barajneh camp
October 16, 2018
Filmmaker Brillante Mendoza: ‘I want to make films that make a difference’
The Filipino filmmaker tells us why he will continue to make films about his country’s social issues
October 8, 2018
'Freedom Fields': the documentary film about football, feminism and the liberation of Libya
Director Naziha Arebi’s documentary follows a female team’s struggle for cultural acceptance
October 8, 2018
Found in action: M.I.A. finds genius in conflict
The activist and rapper tells 'The National' why she isn’t a fan of the new biopic of her life
September 24, 2018
'Isis Tomorrow' ponders what will happen to children raised amid terror
'We believe these children are the arsenal of the movement because they are raised like weapons'
September 22, 2018
Dev Patel: 'Every time I go to India it surprises and baffles me'
The actor is in demand, globally - he speaks to us about his new roles in Hotel Mumbai, The Wedding Guest and Armando Iannucci’s adaptation of a Charles Dickens classic
September 18, 2018