Jam packed and emotional when Doc Lounge and Aktarr presented Oscars nominated "The Cave"

It was a jam packed and emotional night at Doc Lounge Malmö last night, when the Oscar nominated documentary film “The Cave” was screened in partnership with AKTARR, the biggest and fastest growing media plattforms for arabic speaking in Sweden.

After the film there was an eminent panel (Ihsan Adel, PhD International Development and International Law & Zenia Y. Henriksen, PhD Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies of Copenhagen University) discussing justice, international law, war crimes, documenting the history of the revolution and the narrative of the Syrian crisis, moderated by the journalist and editor at AKTARR; Ahmad Abu Hamad.

Due to Oscars preparations the director Feras Fayyad and the star av the film Dr. Amani Balour could not attend as it was planned. We wish them all good luck in the world at the Oscars gala on the 9th of February!!

"It has been a true pleasure collaborating with Aktarr on the relase of The Cave, bringing in new perspectives to the events and reach out to new audiences all over Scandinavia" Maja Lindquist, Director Doc Lounge

"For Aktarr this has been a brand new and exciting expericence and we hope to continue the collaboration with Doc Lounge, presenting world class documentaries to our readers and initiate discussions and debates around important and global topics" Kotada Younus, Founder and CEO Aktarr

The Cave was also screened in Tampere, Oslo, Umeå and Kristianstad last night.

Upcoming Doc Lounge screenings:

2020-02-05 Helsingborg Sverige
2020-02-05 Växjö Sverige
2020-02-06 Stockholm Sverige
2020-02-06 Oulu Finland
2020-02-25 Aarhus Denmark

Previous Doc Lounge screenings

2020-02-04 Tampere Finland
2020-02-04 Oslo Norway
2020-02-04 Malmö Sverige
2020-02-04 Umeå Sverige
2020-02-04 Kristianstad Sverige

Read more about The Cave here!