THE HOUR OF LIBERATION HAS ARRIVED
Monday, June 3
(1974, Heiny Srour) In the late ‘60s Dhofar rose up against the British-backed Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, in a democratic, feminist guerilla movement. Rare record of a mostly-forgotten war, focused on women fighters. The first film by an Arab woman to screen at Cannes, where it was nominated for four awards. U.S. premiere of new restoration, with English subtitles created especially for this screening. 35mm. Approx. 62 min.