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Chams is a literary scholar specializing in Italian literature and film history.

The price of freedom

: Danielle Arbid
The sexuality of Lebanese Danielle Arbid's films is an expression of protest, struggle and rebellion against taboos. 

The passing of time 

Mia Hansen-Løve's new feature film Tomorrow's Day revolves around how political involvement changes over time, and adds to the series of her films about family dynamics and relationships. Here we give an overview of her films.

The camera lens as a political tool

The Italian political film is on Cinemateket's program this weekend. The social engagement of neorealism goes a few steps further in Elio Petri's uncovering of the alienating game of power, with clear lines of connection to the Kafkas Process.