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Women’s Majlis Session with Butheina Kazim, Founder of Cinema Akil

This month's Women's Majlis Session will feature Butheina Kazim, the Founder of Cinema Akil, the only arthouse cinema in the Gulf region programming repertory cinema programs at their flagship home in Alserkal Avenue in Dubai and through the nomadic cinema across the UAE. Cinema Akil is a member of the Network of Arab Alternative Screens. Kazim lives and works in Dubai.

It is an initiative by Dubai Future Foundation launched in March 2019, in line with the celebration of International Women’s Day.

It is a monthly gathering that aims to bring together inspirational speakers and diverse audience to share individual insights, connect through their stories, inspire and impact everyone through a series of one-to-one interviews, talks, panel discussions and more. This platform is also created to celebrate women around the world and is open to everyone (men/women) who support gender diversity.


Wednesday, 24 Jun. 2020


1:00 pm


Free Session


Online session [Zoom.us]

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