Ship of Fools

Alia Haju  |  AFAC Documentary Program  |  2021  |  Lebanon
Producer: Manuel Rees
Raised through war and displacement, yearning for hope, searching for freedom, Alia forms a friendship with a madman called Abu Samra on the shore of Beirut. Together they find comfort in the insanity that the city has sown in them. When the Lebanese revolution starts on 17 October 2019, they realize they are not alone in their madness.