Twenty Eight Nights and a Poem - Feature Documentary
Category: Arab Documentary Film Program
Twenty Eight Nights and a Poem is a documentary about an old photo studio named Studio Shehrazade, founded in Saida, South Lebanon, in 1953. The film recounts the story of a photographer, Hashem el Madani (1928), a city (Saida), and the photography industry. Touching on the socio-politics of image making and consumption, it examines the role photography played in the lives of the city’s inhabitants.
07 Oct, 2015
Akram Zaatari representing Lebanon at Venice Biennale 2013
23 Nov, 2012