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GFF 2019 Winners Win Big at the 4th ACC Critics Awards for Arab Films

The Arab Cinema Center (ACC) has announced the final list of winners for the 4th edition of the Critics Awards for Arab Films. And keeping their place as the biggest title holders at different award ceremonies and festivals worldwide; GFF 2019 winners dominated the awards list.

El Gouna Golden Star for Documentary winner Talking About Trees won Best Documentary, while Best Screenplay went to Amjad Abu Alala and Yousef Ibrahim for You Will Die at Twenty; winner of El Gouna Golden Star for Feature Narrative, and last but not least the Best Actress award went to Hend Sabri for her role in Noura’s Dream; for which she previously received El Gouna Star for Best Actress.

The final results of the 4th edition of the Critics Awards for Arab Films were announced during the Virtual Cannes Market, which is currently running till June 26, 2020.

The Final List of Winners:

Best Documentary:

Talking About Trees | Directed by Suhaib Gasmelbari | Sudan

Best Actress:

Hend Sabri | Noura’s Dream | Tunisia

Best Actor:

Sami Bouajila | A Son | Tunisia

Best Screenplay:

Amjad Abu Alala, Yousef Ibrahim | You Will Die At Twenty | Sudan

Best Director:

Elia Suleiman | It Must Be Heaven | Palestine

Best Film:

It Must Be Heaven | Director: Elia Suleiman | Palestine

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