Red Sea Fest Unveils Cinematic Exhibition Spotlighting Iconic Sibling Stars Asmahan & Farid Al Atrash
Art Jameel as an independent institution that supports artists and creative communities, in collaboration with the Red Sea Film Festival in Jeddah has celebrated the launch of “Cinema Hayy.” The cinema, which is like an extension of traditional cinema, has presented 180 films both regional and international throughout the year.
The celebration of the Hayy includes a unique archival exhibition titled “Nawartuna”. It is an overview of the legacy of the Syrian siblings and grand musical figures Asmahan and Farid Al Atrash. It takes place from December 4 to January 11th. The exhibition aims to highlight the unique contributions made by these two iconic stars. It invites the audience to explore the cultural and artistic legacy they left behind, which reflects their lasting impact on the collective memory of generations throughout the Arab world.
In addition, Nawartuna exhibits a rare archive of original film posters, photographs, and personal belongings shared with the public for the first time.