Unlocking the doors of cinema - Nezar Andary
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UNLOCKING DOORS OF CINEMA

Nezar Andary

Een documentaire over de Syrische auteur Muhammad Malas, een intellectueel van het volk, die uit zijn geboortestad werd verbannen. Zijn films zijn een provocatieve reflectie op verlies, geheugen en thuis.

This documentary explores the fifty years of artistic contribution of Syrian author Muhammad Malas, and example of a people’s intellectual, who was exiled from his hometown, but whose films provoke contemplating loss, memory, and home.
Applying a chronological narrative of Muhammad Malas’s cinematic journey, features personal interviews with him, archival footage of his films, Nezar Andary tries to analyse Malas as a human and a director. He manages to successfully approach the formation of a leading filmmaker on both the intellectual and creative levels.

Lebanon, UAE

2019

Color

60 min

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