LIKE SALT . NEW RELEASE

Extraordinary Moving Film
— Women Cinemakers Berlin
Filmed with mastery
— Médiaterranée, Paris
Excellent
— The Utah Review
Darine Hotait’s Like Salt is a masterful work signed with intelligence a precise sense of humor.
— New York New Women Voices In Film 

Full screening schedule HERE

Upcoming screenings:

// HBO Headquarters New York February 12th, 2019. Organized by HBO and The Roster at Ghetto Film School

// New Filmmakers Los Angeles, March 16th, 2019. Sponsored by HBO and FilmLA

// 4th Haifa Independent Film Festival, Palestine, March 21& 24

// 7th LatinArab Film Festival, Buenos Aires, March 2019

// Rotterdam Arab Film Festival, Netherlands, March 31, 2019.

Named one of THE SIX Films To Watch at the 29th JCC Carthage Film Festival by The Arab News


DIRECTOR'S REEL 2018


LATEST INTERVIEWS

LATEST INTERVIEWS

. MovieMaker Magazine | Video Interview, March 2019
. Femme Magazine | Interview, October 2018
. Women Cinemakers |Interview, August 2018
On Orient | Interview, August 2018 (in French)
.  We Are Moving Stories | Interview, July 2018
. France 24 | Interview, July 2018
. Artist Portrait, Institut Du Monde Arabe | Interview


I SAY DUST playing now on Sundance TV and IndieFlix

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PUBLICATION

Commissioned by Baryshnikov Arts Center to write
a story on pianist Tarek Yamani's work
Read HERE

'BEIRUT DYING STARS'
Magical Realism Short Story

Read full story


TALKS & PANELS

Panel speaker at Columbia University New York City

Arab representation in Film & Entertainment Industry
May 4, 2019
Organized by The Columbia Arab Women’s Association

Panel Speaker at New Mexico State University

March 8, 2019
New Mexico State University
Filmmaker Showcase at
Feminist Border Arts Film Festival


WORKSHOPS


. NEW YORK CITY

Writing For Screen Workshop at Egoless

Dates: September 21 (2pm-4pm), 24 & 26 (7pm-9pm), 28 (2pm-4pm) & October 1st (7pm-10pm// stage reading event)
Location: Egoless Creative, Brooklyn.
To register HERE

. LOS ANGELES
Screenwriting Workshop organized by RAWI Radius of Arab American Writers
Wet Hot Arab American Summer School
Date: August 16-19, 2019
Location: Beyond Baroque, Venice
 


EXHIBITION

Science fiction texts part of 'Halcyon' exhibition for Transart Institute Triennale
Curated by Rachel Dedman

'I Come From Future' and 'The Flukian', two science fiction short stories by Darine Hotait will take part in this exhibition, text prints and readings.

Halcyon is a research and exhibition space which brings together artists and writers using the critical possibilities of science-fiction to address contemporary urgencies surrounding identity, placehood, conflict, landscape, technology, architecture, futurity and time.

Berlin . August 5-7, 2016 at Uferstudios
London. August 10, 2016 at Mosaic Rooms

Photos by Rachel Dedman // Graphics and text design by Studio Zumra


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