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When Arabs Danced(Au temps où les Arabes dansaient)

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Belgium, Egypt · 2018
1h 24m
Director Jawad Rhalib
Starring Hiam Abbass
Genre Documentary

Through archival footage, interviews, and evocative performances, director Jawad Rhalib explores Muslim identities in relation to artistic expression and harmful stereotypes. Giving a voice to Arabs around the world who refuse to be defined by these stereotypes, Rhalib questions if Islamic fascism has stifled the freedom of creation and how art reconfigures one's identity.

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