The Makkah Clock

The Makkah Clock: The Makkah Clock is a documentary by Bensalem Bouabdallah that explores the engineering breakthrough behind the development, fabrication and installation of the largest clock ever built. Shot over the course of four years in ten countries across Europe, the Middle East and the United States, it tells the astonishing story from the initial idea to the 21st Century. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the director Bouabdallah and chaired by Ibrahim Darwish. Taking place on 10 December, 2014 at the P21 Gallery, 21 Chalton Street, London NW1 1JD, UK. To attend, you need to RSVP to: