The Club Scannán Sailearna committee are currently planning the Autumn 2020 season.

Given the challenging and uncertain context in which we find ourselves things are going to be different but we are confident that with the appropriate planning our members can enjoy another successful season of films in the Seanscoil.

As we plan a way forward we would like to hear the views of as many current and past club members as possible.

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Director: Naju Abu Nowar
Quatar / Jordan 2014
100 minutes
Cert: 15


This film deals with the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Empire, during World War I, a revolt which saw the birth of Arab nationalism, and the break-up of the multi-ethnic Ottoman Empire into highly volatile Arab states. The hero is a young Bedouin boy, whose tribe is sucked into the Arab revolt, eventually leading to the decay of the traditional Bedouin way of life.

Oscar / Academy Awards ® Nominee - Best Foreign Language Film
BAFTA Nominee - Film Not in the English Language and Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer  for Naji Abu Nowar (Writer/Director)

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