Set in the 1916 Arabian Desert, the film tracks the young Bedouin boy Theeb who leaves the safety of his tribe behind to venture on a treacherous journey at the dawn of the Great Arab Revolt. If Theeb is to survive, he must quickly learn about adulthood, trust and betrayal.

[Director: Naji Abu Nowar| Jordan | 2014 | 100 mins | Arabic w/ English subtitles]

Screening followed by Skype Q&A with Theeb Director Naji Abu Nowar 

Hosted by
  • NYU Abu Dhabi Institute

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