The Saudi General Authority for Entertainment chief's statements about the potential of opening cinemas and allowing concerts has stirred up debate with from both sides. We, the Saudis, have gotten used to such fuss and debates. The Saudis get used to them as they would later become people’s rights.
I am certain without a shadow of doubt that those who reject cinema today will compete over them later. Islamic cinemas will soon surface as they try and exploit the industry for Islamic dawa and its purposes just like they did with television channels which they prohibited few years agoMohammed Al Shaikh