Hinter Tausend Staeben Keine Welt

Mariam Mekiwi  |  Arab Documentary Film Program  |  2012  |  Egypt
Producer: Dalia Suleiman
Hinter Tausend Staeben Keine Welt is an essay documentary that tells the personal stories in/of places where the young woman (the director) spent her childhood in the early nineties in Alexandria. The stories take place mainly in a German Catholic school and an elderly home. They weave together personal narrative, poetic fiction and documented oral history.