Al-Aqsa: A Cinematic Journey
Discover the secrets of Al-Aqsa in a theatre near you
From the award-winning director who brought you One Day in The Haram and the Oscar nominated executive producer of The Look of Silence, comes One Night in Al-Aqsa.
You know of the Qibli Mosque, the first direction of prayer for all Muslims. You’ve learned from a young age about the Dome of the Rock, and the miraculous night journey the Prophet (saw) underwent. You were taught all about the Al-Aqsa compound, a sanctuary where the Prophet Muhammad (saw) led all the prophets in prayer. Now, experience the story of Al-Aqsa through the eyes of the people who live and work there, during the divine Night of Power.
Penny Appeal proudly presents this breath-taking documentary on our 15 city tour! One Night in Al-Aqsa premieres in Trafalgar Square, London on the 2nd of August, before moving on to theatres across the UK. For £20, you can be one of the first people to experience the opening night of this profound story on the big screen in London.
Our 15 city tour continues from the 16th of August through the 1st of September, showing One Night in Al-Aqsa in London, Birmingham, Walsall, Peterborough, Leicester, Luton, Manchester, Bradford, Oldham, Bolton, Sheffield, Middlesbrough, Blackburn, Glasgow and Aberdeen. Tickets for these viewings are only £12, so bring your friends, family and all the neighbours out to discover the secrets of Al-Aqsa!
Our story takes place in Jerusalem. A land revered by billions upon billions of people; housing the Holy Sepulchre, admired by Christians around the world, and the Wailing Wall, a site of the highest religious importance in Judaism, but at its heart lies the Al-Aqsa Compound, one of the most holy sites in all of Islam.
One Night in Al-Aqsa is set in the midst of the Night of Power, the holiest night in the Islamic calendar. Unravel the mysteries of this holy place side by side with the people who spend their lives here. For the first time ever, discover all the pious beauty the heart of Jerusalem has to offer through this poignant motion picture.
Abu Hurayrah (ra) relates that the Prophet (saw) said:
“Do not undertake a journey to visit any Mosque, but three: this Mosque of mine, the Mosque of al-Haram and the Mosque of al-Aqsa”
You may not have £260 laying around to book a flight to Jerusalem this summer, but for £12 you can always take a journey to a theatre near you to see the radiant Mosque of Aqsa!
One Night in Al-Aqsa offers a unique look at the daily workings of one of the most mysterious and hallowed places in all of Islam. Al-Aqsa is a place full of spiritual magnitude, steeped in history and wonder, and now you can explore this Islamic sanctuary for the simple price of a theatre ticket.
All the proceeds from this brilliant cinematic tour will be going towards developing the Makassed Islamic Charitable Hospital in East Jerusalem. With the purchase of a ticket, you’ll be helping provide this hospital’s Radiology department with important screening and diagnosis equipment that could save millions of lives. Proceeds also aid the Neonatal department by supplying them with incubators for infants and infant flow SIPAPs.
Come out for an evening of cinema and experience One Night in Al-Aqsa; you’ll be helping save lives in Jerusalem as you explore all the secrets this beautiful sanctuary holds!
The box office is now open, so don’t miss out on the chance to lift the veil of mystery and discover all the secrets Al-Aqsa holds. Book your tickets for One Night in Al-Aqsa for a truly captivating cinematic experience.
FRIDAY 2 AUG 2019