In Damascus (2014)
This film is about Damascus, an 11,000 years old city, the most ancient & precious of cities, set to the poetry of the world famous Palestinian poet / author Mahmoud Darwish.
More than three years have passed since the idea's inception up to this moment. This project was my companion during my staying abroad, it was like a friend and an enemy at the same time, sometimes I spend hours working on it, and sometimes I leave it for months.
• Outstanding Cinematography | Autumn Shorts Film Festival, Somerset, Kentucky USA - 2015
• ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Münster|Berlin - 2016
• interfilm Festival, Berlin 2016
• Arab Film Festival, San Francisco, CA – 2016
• 9th Annual Houston Palestine Film Festival - 2015
• Autumn Shorts Film Festival, Somerset, Kentucky USA - 2015
• KARAWANFEST - Il Sorriso del Cinema Migrante - IV Edizione. Rome, Italy 2015
• Transmissions 3: A Festival of Independent Cinema. New Delhi, India - 2015
• Litraturhaus, Darmstadt, Germany - 2016
• Die Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken, Germany - 2016
• Evangelische Hochschule Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany - 2016
• Edith-Stein-Schule, Darmstadt, Germany - 2016
• 60,3qm Cafe, Darmstadt, Germany - 2016