Premiere screening of `Augustine, the Son of her Tears’ in Gozo and Malta
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A film on one of the greatest Saints of the Catholic Church is being interpreted by Muslim actors from Algiers and Tunisia under the guidance of the President of SOHT Film Production & Global Distribution, Henri Aoun.
Augustine, the Son of her Tears – will have its premiere screening in Malta and Gozo, presented by Aid to the Church in Need Malta in collaboration with the Augustinian Institute
The film, directed by Samir Seif, an Egyptian Xenographer, was supported by the Ministry for Culture of Algiers and Tunisia. It won the Best Artistic Achievement award at the 33rd Alexandria Film Festival for Mediterranean countries held last October and the Audience Prize for Best Film at Wahran Film Festival in Algiers.
The premiere of this film will be shown at the Embassy Theatre, Valletta on Wednesday, the 3rd of October, at 6.30pm and also at the Oratory Don Bosco Theatre, Victoria, Gozo on Thursday, the 4th October, starting at 7.00pm
Aid to the Church in Need Malta has said that a €5 donation in aid of street children in Aleppo, Syria will be appreciated.
It added that the Film Director, Mr. Samir Seif, President of SOHT Film Production & Global Distribution, Mr. Henri Auon and Mr. Jean Maher, President of the Franco-Egyptian Organisation for Human Rights and Film Artists are expected to be in attendance.