https://youtu.be/bJzd0jRf5Bs DESCRIPTION In the ever-present desire to capture, record, and understand Beirut, and by extension himself, Zakaria has been trying to give a coherent story to his city. “Anxious in Beirut” is a personal diary that documents the events of the last two
https://vimeo.com/757119277 DESCRIPTION The Moroccan desert has recently experienced several large meteor showers. In its arid lands now, rest some celestial pieces. «Fragments from Heaven» tells the story of Mohamed, a nomad in his fifties who lives with his family in a tent in
https://vimeo.com/543589257 DESCRIPTION Cairo, January 25, 2013: An explosion of sexual assaults takes place in Tahrir Square on the second anniversary of the revolution. In response, a massive outpouring of enraged women fill the streets. Director Samaher Alqadi picks up her camera as
https://vimeo.com/480328769 DESCRIPTION “There will be no more night” is based on video recordings from the American and the French armed forces in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria… The film diverts these propaganda images and shows how far the desire to see can lead to,
https://vimeo.com/358026124 DESCRIPTION 2001, Fahed arrives on UK soil overflowing with aspirations and dreams… 2018, in the thrall of a mid-life crisis, he must now make a decision. Will he continue his humble lifestyle working 50-hours weeks between the take-away and the factory, or
https://vimeo.com/379148037 DESCRIPTION “We – the women – are not allowed to make films or play football under Islamic rule” is the message in the opening credits of the film “Khartoum Offside”. A group of young ladies in Khartoum are determined to play football professionally.
https://vimeo.com/ondemand/sandandblood/386242759 DESCRIPTION Social networks allow refugees to follow the actions and crimes happening in their countries in real time. Sand and Blood is a montage of amateur videos from various online platforms, narrated by refugees now living in Austria. This formal approach