Interview With The filmmakers: Anne Paq and Ala Qandil “Gaza: A Gaping Wound”

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Interview with filmmakers: Anne Paq and Ala Qandil “Gaza: A Gaping Wound” (2015, Poland/Palestine) “Gaza. A Gaping Wound” (2015, Poland/Palestine) screens on Sunday, April 23rd at 12pm as part of the session “War Stories.” ** Special note: “Gaza: A Gaping Wound” directors Anna Paq and Ala Qandil will be in attendance to discuss the film […]

Interview With The Director: Tamim Kalash, “Eyes in Qaah” (2015, Syria)

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“I have many difficulties and obstacles in producing movies inside Syria.” Interview with director Tamim Kalash, “Eyes in Qaah” (2015. Syria) “Eyes in Qaah” (2015, Syria) screens Sunday, April 23, 2017 as part of the session “War Stories.” Synopsis: This documentary follows the lives of two young girls, Katia and Fatima, who live in “Qaah,” […]

Interview With The Director: Halla Nejm (“Syria,” 2016, Belgium)

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“This film has a particular story because the subject is the recruitment of young Belgians in jihad […]” Interview With Director Halla Nejm (“Syria,” 2016, Belgium)   “Syria” (2016, Belgium) screens Saturday, April 22, 2017 as part of the session “Twists and Turns.” Synopsis: Told through body language and dance a young, “Syria” is the […]

Interview With The Director: Sona Moghadam, “Masoumeh”

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“I think making a film is a daring work.” Interview with director Sona Moghadam, “Masoumeh” (2015, Iran) “Masoumeh” (2015. Iran) screens Saturday, April 22, 2017 as part of the session “Fighting the Patriarchy.” Synopsis: Masoumeh Atae was the victim of an acid attack at the hands of her ex-father-in-law a year-and-a-half after her divorce. Despite […]

FCI 2017 Schenectady Press Release

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6th FESTIVAL CINEMA INVISIBLE (FCI) ANNOUNCEMENT The 6th annual Festival Cinema Invisible (FCI) International Film Festival will be held at Proctor’s GE Theater in Schenectady, NY on Saturday, April 22nd and  Sunday, April 23, 2017. The 6th edition brings 58 world, US and regional film premiers from Persian-speaking communities and the greater Middle East region […]

Interview With The Director: Behzad Moloud (“Tomorrow After Yesterday”)

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The Best of Festival Cinema Invisible 2017 “I like making independent films, and I have always been looking for new and different ideas. ‘Tomorrow after yesterday’ reflects all my experience in film production.”   Interview with the Director: Behzad Moloud, “Tomorrow After Yesterday” (2014, Iran) “Tomorrow After Yesterday” (2014, Iran) screens January 6, 2017 as […]

FCI 2016 Press Release

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                     Press Contact: Scott Collins thecinemainvisiblefestival@gmail.com 617-838-7835   5th FESTIVAL CINEMA INVISIBLE (FCI) BRINGS WORLD AND US PREMIER FILMS TO SCHENECTADY, NY Friday, April 1 to Sunday, April 3, 2016 at Proctor’s GE Theater in Schenectady, NY   2016 program highlights women filmmakers, directors under 40 years old and a local film […]