Ahead of Its Screening in MalmÃ¶, Sweden
Kiss Me Not Hits Tunisian Theatres for the Second Week
Due to the high audience demand, Kiss Me Not continues its release in Tunisian theatres for the second week in four theatres. The film continues its release at CinÃ©ma Le Parnasse, CinÃ©ma ABC, CinÃ©Madart, and CinÃ©star in three different cities; Tunis, Carthage, and Monastir. The film is expected to be released in other Arab countries soon.
Most recently, the film was also commercially released at VOX Cinemas at the Mall of the Emirates for one week. It was previously released at Metropolis Cinema in Lebanon after its release in Egyptian theaters in 26 screens, achieving wide critical acclaim. The film is scheduled to screen in MalmÃ¶, Sweden on Saturday, August 4, as part of the summer screenings organized by the MalmÃ¶ Arab Film Festival, in addition to its upcoming screening at Darb 1718 on Sunday, August 12.
Kiss Me Not landed its world premiere at the 14th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) within the Arabian Nights programme. The film took part in the Festival des CinÃ©mas Arabes Ã Paris in France, and Shanghai International Film Festival in China, and Miami Film Festival in USA, in addition to receiving a Special Mention at the 1st Jounieh International Film Festival in Lebanon. Kiss Me Not also screened at the Aswan International Women Film Festival (AIWFF) in Egypt and Tripoli Film Festival in Lebanon.
Written and directed by Ahmed Amer, Kiss Me Not follows a young and ambitious Egyptian director who faces issues while shooting a kissing scene in his new film with the leading actress who decides to pursue a more religious path.
Kiss Me Not stars Yasmin Raeis, Mohamed Mahran, Salwa Mohamed Ali and Aida Riad with guest stars actress Sawsan Badr, late director Mohamed Khan and director Khairy Beshara as themselves. The film is produced by Middlewest Films, WIKA for Film Production and Distribution and MAD Solutions, and distributed by MAD Distribution.
Screening Times of Kiss Me Not at Tunisian Theatres (GMT +1)
CinÃ©ma Le Parnasse (Tunis)
At 02:30 pm and 05:30 pm
CinÃ©ma ABC (Tunis)
At 02:30 pm, 04:30 pm, and 11:00 pm (Everyday unless Saturday, August 4)
Wednesday at 07:30 pm
Saturday at 07:30 pm
Sunday at 09:45 pm