The 11th Continent

Daring and innovative films that challenge cinematic representations.
The 11th Continent opens a cinematic dialogue between contemporary cinema and recently restored film classics that in their time were at the forefront of Arab and African cinema

Reel no. 21 a.k.a. Restoring Solidarity

Mohanad Yaqubi

Palestine, Belgium, Qatar


Paz Encina

Paraguay, Argentina, Mexico, Germany, France, The Netherlands, USA

In Fields of Words: Conversations with Samar Yazbek (Le Champ des mots : conversations avec Samar Yazbek / As-sahel al-mumtani)

Rania Stephan


Beirut al-lika (Beirut, the Encounter / Beyrouth, la rencontre)

Borhane Alaouié

Lebanon, Tunisia, Belgium

Dry Ground Burning (Mato seco em chamas)

Joana Pimenta, Adirley Queirós


Mariner of the Mountains (Marinheiro das Montanhas)

Karim Aïnouz

Brazil, France, Germany

Fragments from Heaven

Adnane Baraka

Morocco, France, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia