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The Hour of Liberation has Arrived

Friday 8 March, 12:15

Run Time

75 mins
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The Hour of Liberation Has Arrived

Saat El Tahrir Dakkat

Heiny Srour’s often censored, newly restored work is the only film to document a radical historic moment where the Popular Front for the Liberation of Oman and the Arabian Gulf (al-Jabhah al-Sha’abiyah li-Tahrir ‘Uman wa-al-Khalij al-‘Arabi, PFLOAG) momentarily created a secular, feminist and equalitarian society in Dhofar, Oman. The collectively made film shows how The People’s Army liberated a third of their homeland and built the first road, hospital, waterhole, pilot farm and school in the country.






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Naja Al Achkar


65 mins

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Naja Al Achkar