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IDFA: ’Amal’ Director Mohamed Siam on Documenting Disillusioned Arab Youth: ‘They Had to Swallow Their Dreams’

Having just a range of documentary shorts to his credit, Mohamed Siam was more than a little nervous to take the opening-night slot at this year’s IDFA with his feature debut, “Amal”. “It’s surreal,” he says. “I’m a bit nervous, but I hope people like it. They tell me that the cinema has 1,700 seats and it’s sold out, so ...

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George Clooney Talks Positives of Weinstein Aftermath, Says Amal Has Faced Similar Situations (Exclusive)

“Harvey would talk about women that he’d, you know, gone out with. I didn’t really necessarily believe that ‘cause to believe that would believe bad things about actresses that I know and like, and I didn’t really buy into that,” Clooney said. “But I will say that somebody knew and if there was a reporter that sat on a story ...

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