Masterclass: Najwa Najjar
With: Najwa Najjar
In partnership with: Arabic Association for Cultural Exchange (AACE)
Part of: LxScript
With the support of: Paul Thiltges Distributions
Venue: Festival Headquarters, Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’art contemporain
Price: Free entry, subject to availabilty.
The Arabic Association for Cultural Exchange presents a masterclass with director and screenwriter, Najwa Najjar. The award-winning filmmaker of Pomegranates and Myrrh (2009) and Eyes of a Thief (2014) will discuss screenwriting for projects destined to be filmed in difficult conditions but aimed at both international and local audiences.
Part of LxScript. LxScript brings together experienced and less experienced writers to collaborate and to help each other to improve their scriptwriting skills. They want to create a space to meet, discuss and learn about screenwriting based on three fundamentals: reading scripts, watching films and writing pages.
17:00: Welcome by AACE with presentation of Najwa Najjar
17:05: Introduction by Frédéric Zeimet, LXScript, and Paul Thiltges
17:10: Start of the Masterclass. Moderation: Frédéric Zeimet and Paul Thiltges
18:30: End of the Masterclass