Fourth and finale screening as part of the Documentary Film Month in Jeddah
The Documentary Film Month in Jeddah ended on November 26th with the screening of “Relieve, a story of creation”, directed in 2016 by Thierry Demaiziere and Alban Teurlai. The directors followed the dancer and choreographer Benjamin Millepied for 3 months when he was the ballet director of the Opéra de Paris. Around 30 people attended this screening.
The Cultural department of the Consulate General of France in Jeddah hosted four screenings of documentaries in November as part of the 18th edition of the Documentary Film Month jointly organized with Images en Bibliothèque and Institut Français. The theme chosen by the Cultural department for Jeddah this year was “Documentary and portraiture: 4 French icons”. The four documentaries which were screened paid tribute to four prominent artists of France, all of them iconic in their own field.
More than 120 people attended this year Documentary Film Month in Jeddah.