Entries by Sawsan Darwaza

Stigma – Screening in Sfax Tunisia

Ma3mal 612 from Jordan and ACTIF from Tunis has organized a screening for the recently produced documentary “Stigma”directed by Ehab al Khatib and produced by ANHAR, regarding the “308 Penal Code” which instills that “A rapist is authorized to marry the survivor of the crime as a means of bypassing prosecution and punishment”. The screening […]

Karama Beirut Human Rights Film Festival (KBHRFF) – Third Edition

The Lebanese NGO “Art Factory 961”, founding member of ANHAR, launched on the 17th of July the third edition of “Karama Beirut Human Rights Film Festival” under the theme “Free the Word,” at a press conference held at Metropolis, Empire Sofil.  The festival, held in cooperation with the United Nations Information Centre in Beirut (UNIC […]

STIGMA – Screening preparations in Tunis

Stigma by Ehab al Khatib has been screened in Tunis as of June 19th, and will screen again in July. Stay tuned. In the next screening, the film will be played to a small group of women followed by a debate, and will include a press release. Below are some pictures of the current preparations.

Sawsan Darwazeh’s organization included in Canne’s Top 100

What better time and place than Cannes, the annual parade of cinema’s superpowers, to reveal who in the Arab film industry has mattered most in the past twelve months? So here it is, the inaugural CANNES 100. Over the following pages you will see names of the golden hundred talents and entities that the world […]

!أنهار تبارك لهالة جلال كمديرة فنيّة لمهرجان أسوان الدولي لسينما المرأة

يسرنا اعلامكم بأن إدارة مهرجان أسوان الدولي لأفلام المرأة، قامت باختيار احدى أعضاء شبكة أنهار المخرجة هالة جلال مديراً فنياً للمهرجان، ومشرفاً عاماً على مسابقة الأفلام الطويلة، كما اختارت إدارة المهرجان الدكتورة مروة عبدالله، مديرا لبرنامج الأفلام القصيرة، تعد الان “هالة جلال” أول إمرأة تتولي مهام المدير الفني لأحد المهرجانات المصرية عبر تاريخها تخرجت هالة […]

ANHAR concludes 2017 collaboration with SouthMed CV

ANHAR would to announce the conclusion of year 2017’s successfully conducted series of projects, events, and activities, funded by SouthMed CV, and co-funded by NED. Namely, our projects are voiced through The Arab Network for Human Rights Films (ANHAR).   At 2017’s Karama 8 – Give life a chance, we launched the ANHAR Award for […]