Flight of First Female Tunisian Astronaut to ISS May Take 3-4 Years

A flight to the International Space Station (ISS) on the Russian Soyuz spacecraft by the first female Tunisian astronaut is possible in three to four years, Sergey Savelyev, deputy general director of Russia’s Roscosmos state space corporation responsible for international cooperation, told Sputnik. “Now we are developing a plan, a scientific program. Before signing the memorandum, the Tunisian delegation visited the Mission Control Center, the Cosmonaut Training Center. They have not yet determined the flight date. This is possible in the foreseeable future, in three to four years,” Savelyev said.…

A Dike of Tunisian Filmmaker Bilel Bali to compete in El Gouna Film Festival

A Dike; Tunisia Directed by Bilel BaliA young girl working in a bar arrives late to work; she cannot escape the growl of her boss nor the harassment of her homosexual colleague. Then, when she gets home, she is faced with tragedy. El Gouna Film Festival has selected 16 Arab films for the fifth edition. The festival is scheduled to take place from October 14 to 22, 2021, in the resort town of El Gouna. The lineup includes films from Lebanon, Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Palestine, and Tunisia. Set for its world premiere, The Sea Ahead (Lebanon) by…