Jan 04 2009

Nuits d’Arabie @ Palm Springs

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“Arabian Nights” will be screened at the 2009 Palm Springs International Film Festival at the Awards Buzz Program.

“Arabian Nights” (Luxembourg/Belgium/Austria) — A Luxembourg man’s obsession with an Algerian woman leads to tragedy in this story treating Westerners’ misconceptions about the Arab world. Handsome young train conductor Georges becomes fascinated with passenger Yamina, and when she disappears he determines to find her.

source: http://www.pe.com/movies/stories/pefilmfest.71ea57a8.html

 

Awards Buzz

A special jury of international critics convenes to present the prestigious FIPRESCI Award to one of the official Best Foreign Language Film submissions to the Academy Awards that are screening at this year’s Festival. In addition to the Best Foreign Language Film of the Year prize, the jury will award prizes for Best Actor and Best Actress from the Awards Buzz category. 

 

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“Arabian Nights” will be screened at the 2009 Palm Springs International Film Festival at the Awards Buzz Program.

“Arabian Nights” (Luxembourg/Belgium/Austria) — A Luxembourg man’s obsession with an Algerian woman leads to tragedy in this story treating Westerners’ misconceptions about the Arab world. Handsome young train conductor Georges becomes fascinated with passenger Yamina, and when she disappears he determines to find her.

source: http://www.pe.com/movies/stories/pefilmfest.71ea57a8.html

 

Awards Buzz

A special jury of international critics convenes to present the prestigious FIPRESCI Award to one of the official Best Foreign Language Film submissions to the Academy Awards that are screening at this year’s Festival. In addition to the Best Foreign Language Film of the Year prize, the jury will award prizes for Best Actor and Best Actress from the Awards Buzz category. 

 

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