The second Gulf German Film Festival in the UAE, Bahrain and Oman runs from Nov. 26 to Dec. 4, screening award-winning German language movies and international co-productions.
6 movies to screen at the Gulf German Film Festival
‘I’m Your Man’
A tragi-comic tale about a scientist participating in a trial with a humanoid robot designed to be the perfect life partner for her.
A middle-class family of four travels for a vacation, when a mysterious home invasion exposes their agony.
‘Yalda, A Night For Forgiveness’
Maryam has been sentenced to death for murdering her husband. She goes on a popular TV show to face her stepdaughter, who has the power to forgive her and spare her life.
Nikos lives in the attic of the family’s tailor shop. When the bank threatens to repossess the shop, he takes action.
‘Lingui, The Sacred Bonds’
When a practicing Muslim discovers that her 15-year-old daughter is pregnant, they face a tough situation in a country where abortion is illegal.
As a man and a woman leave a restaurant in the heart of the Lebanese mountains, they are surprised by a war that seems to be breaking out.