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London Premiere & Screentalk | Lebanon, 2018 (71 mins)

“An ambitious debut”


Panoptic is a letter from a daughter to her deceased father, a former general in the Lebanese army, in an attempt to reconcile with her country’s turbulent past. A richly textured personal exploration of Beirut’s underground worlds – from the church groups of Ethiopian maids, to nightclubs pulsating into the early hours and an opaque night-time Beirut – Rana Eid hints at layers of buried histories, unspoken words. A sound editor and designer by trade, her debut documentary is an audio-visual feast, and layered foray into what isn’t seen.


Thu 4 July 2019


London Premiere & Screentalk
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£10.50, £9.50 concessions
10% off for two or more screenings
Contact the venue for tickets and further information
020 7638 8891

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Cinema 2 & 3 Barbican

Beech Street
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