Best of the World
This is a film about how the War settles in the body of the people who are forced to look at it right in the eye. And then, thousands of miles away and dozens of years ahead, how, like a virus, it can still infect other human beings.
A man leads a monotone, humdrum existence until he suddenly falls in love. What follows is a short portrait of a difficult relationship marked by a struggle for control and identity. The ending gives hope for a new beginning and a change of perspective.
A young woman sees and captures, develops and scratches. She sews the images back together. Mixed techniques of a fragmented city.
One Monday morning, a girl gets ready for school. In the ghetto neighbourhood where she lives, violence and tragedy are part of everyday life.
It's calm and peaceful above the clouds. But chaos lurks in the distance and each night, it draws closer.
In the chaos of the city, a teenager is swept on a journey that will change him forever. Disillusioned with his life in the suburbs of segregated Beirut, Omar discovers something that lures him into the depths of the city. Immersed into a world that is so close yet so isolated from his reality, he eventually finds himself struggling to keep his attachments, his sense of home.
A man recalls a moment of lost opportunity to communicate with his daughter. Their brief meeting after so many years undermines his world and renders his words meaningless.
An artistic improvisation carried out day-to-day between 15th September and 15th November 2015, inspired by international events taken from the pages of the French newspaper "Libération".