Tunisia's Carthage Film Festival opens amid tight security

Director of the Carthage Film Festival, Ibrahim Letaief (L), and Tunisian Culture Minister Latifa Lakhdar announce the opening of the 26th session on November 21, 2015 in TunisThe 26th Carthage Film Festival in Tunisia, a showcase for Arab and African cinematographers, opened amid heavy security Saturday in a country rocked this year by deadly jihadist attacks. Film-makers from Africa and the Arab world, Arab movie stars and politicians walked down the red carpet to the Bonbonniere theatre for opening night.

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