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Decolonize the Gaze with Orwa Nyrabia

Vega Scene Hausmanns gate 30, Oslo

Buy tickets I لشراء البطاقات English العربية English Decolonizing the documentary has been a recurring theme at IDFA, the world’s largest documentary film festival, since Orwa Nyrabia became the Artistic Director in 2018. Under his leadership, the festival has been tackling the difficult questions of representation, equity and inclusion.  Who has the power to represent and narrate?…

Masahat Screens

Vega Scene Hausmanns gate 30, Oslo

Masahat Screens Join us on the last day of Masahat festival for a thought-provoking and inspiring Sunday at VEGA Scene with film screenings, conversations, mingling and more.The day starts with the screening of Bloody Beans (2013, 80 mins) directed by Narimane Mari, which won the top prize at the prestigious documentary festival CPH:DOX. In her…

How to love a Homeland Reading Circle

Anarres Bokkafé Urtegata 39, Oslo

English العربية English Welcome to this reading circle + brunch at Anarres Bokkafé! We will serve a sweet-salty brunch dish that is a speciality of Aleppo, while we are reading thought-provoking literature, discussing and learning from each other.Our reading circle format is simple: we share the reading material with you beforehand. In the circle, we…