Beirut DC

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Beirut DC is an internationally established organization striving to empower filmmakers and audiences from every corner of the Arab world. We believe in the power of film as a driver for change, in access to independent cinema as a right to all communities, across class and culture, and in the right of Arab artists to choose their own narratives. We create resources, events, and virtual and physical spaces that bring filmmakers, communities and civil society closer, paving the way for radical and transformative collaboration.

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Petitioning The Sudanese Government

Free Sudanese Artists

We undersigned, filmmakers and film industry professionals, support the Sudanese filmmakers and artists, Hajooj Mohamed Haj Omar, Duaa Tarig Mohamed Ahmed, Abdel Rahman Mohamed Hamdan, Ayman Khalaf Allah Mohamed Ahmed and Ahmed Elsadig Ahmed Hammad, who got attacked by extremists and arrested by the Sudanese police while they were conducting an arts and theatre workshop. We demand their immediate and unconditional release. We support their efforts and are certain that the Sudanese authorities will be sensitive to our request. --- Nous, cinéastes et gens du cinéma, soutenons les cinéastes et artistes, Hajooj Mohamed Haj Omar, Duaa Tarig Mohamed Ahmed, Abdel Rahman Mohamed Hamdan, Ayman Khalaf Allah Mohamed Ahmed and Ahmed Elsadig Ahmed Hammad, battus par des extrémistes et emprisonnés par la police soudanaise alors qu’ils dirigeaient un atelier d’arts et de théâtre.Nous demandons leur libération immédiate et sans condition. Nous soutenons leur effort et sommes certains que les autorités soudanaises seront sensibles à notre demande. --- نحن الموقعين أدناه، مُخرجين سينمائيين وعاملين في قطاع السينما، ندعم المخرجين والفنّانين السودانيين حاجوج محمد حاج عمر، ودعاء طارق محمد أحمد، وعبدالرحمن محمد حمدان، وأيمن خلف الله محمد أحمد وأحمد الصادق أحمد حماد، الذين تعرّضوا لهجوم من المتطرفين وتم اعتقالهم من قبل الشرطة السودانية أثناء قيامهم بورشة عمل فنّية ومسرحية. ونطالب بإطلاق سراحهم الفوري وغير المشروط. كما ندعم جهودهم ونحن متأكدين من تجاوب السلطات السودانية مع طلبنا.   

Beirut DC
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