Arabian Nights

The Guest Aleppo Istanbul

Jordan, Turkey I 2017 I Arabic dialogue with Swedish subtitles l 88 min

The film follows the journey of Lena and Meryem during their escape from the war in Syria. Ten-year-old girl Lena who has lost her family members in a war wends her way with her little baby sister and their neighbor Meryem and other immigrants.

In cooperation with Palestinska kvinnoföreningen i Helsingborg

Screening: September 24th 17:00 Inva-Sam ​Södergatan 107, 252 27 Helsingborg

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Director: Andaç Haznedaroglu
Writer: Andac Haznedaroglu
Cast: Saba Mubarak, Rawan Iskeif, Muhammed Refki
DOP: Hayk Kirakosyan
Producer: Andaç Haznedaroglu


Andaç Haznederoğlu was born in Ankara, Turkey. During her television and cinema career extending over 20 years, she has written and directed many TV series in Turkey. Haznedaroglu made her feature film debut with the romantic comedy Everything for Love (2016).