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Arab films at Cannes tackle taboos

Two contrasting films from the Arab world - an eye-opening documentary about teenage street life in <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Cairo</st1:City></st1:place> and the first ever Saudi Arabian feature fil

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No Yemen film for Jerusalem festival

Two Yemeni filmmakers behind the critically acclaimed A New Day in Old Sanaa have withdrawn their film from the Jerusalem Film Festival for fear of a political backlash.

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