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Joker: Four takes on one of 2019’s biggest films
Basma al-Sharif, Jaja Junayd, Lina Attalah, Philip Rizk and Yasmin El-Rifae | "Rarely does the villain protagonist turn the mirror back onto society."
Detox: A decade ends
This week we've got our usual sections, but with a special end of decade twist!
Detox: Room at Region “X” and music from the world of Samir Seif
Your weekly guide to unwind during the weekend.
Detox | Issue 10: Burning manuscripts, empty landscapes and the fear of forgetting
"I’m still praying that time will be fair to us and that everything we’ve done won’t be in vain."
Detox | Issue 08: On birds, language and revolution
We have the usual assortment of recommendations for you, from articles to documentaries to playlists
Detox | Issue 06: Two Nobels, a revolutionary manifesto and Quentin Tarantino
This week: A chat with writer Haitham El Wardany and Ahmed El Sabagh's monthly playlist "Tafneeta."
9th Cairo Video Festival: Decentralization, representation and potentiality
Ash Moniz | What does it mean to have a city-specific festival, when different localities within a city can each
The son of death who brought Sudanese cinema to life
Hussam Hilali | On Amjad Abu Alala’s You Will Die at Twenty
Detox | Issue 04: The end of summer
We dedicate this week's Detox to bidding farewell (or good riddance) to summer. Enjoy!
 
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