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Major Plot Twist for Students at Saudi Arabia's First Cinema School

Student Sama Kinsara adjusts her camera at Saudi Arabia's only cinema school, her dream of seeing her work on the big screen coming into focus after the lifting of the country's 35-year ban on cinema. "Everything is about to change," the first-year student of "visual and digital production" at Effat University in Jeddah told Reuters. Her course is to be renamed "cinematic arts," dropping the deceptive title employed originally to help stay under...

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