Followed by a discussion with the director Sara Ishaq, one of the
instructors at “Comra” Film Camp, and with Hosam Omran, editor of
the film “Departure”
Screening of short
Yemeni documentaries, in Arabic & English with subtitles in English.
The first four were produced at “Comra” Film Camp that took place in
Sana’a in 2015.
Yemen - Ograh (Taxi)
Directed and edited by Mohammed Al-Ashwal, Sara Sari and Majd Fuad,
Not Acting Anymore
Directed and edited by Osama Khaled, Ahmed Alqadasi and Dia ALadimi,
For A loaf of Bread
Directed and edited by Amal Al Yarisi, Yasser Sharf and Mohammed Al
Shahethi, 4:24 min
Bachelors of War
Directed and edited by Mohammad ALaghbri, Sami Shamsan and Ahmed
Alhagry, 6 min
A Broken Home
Abdurahman Hussain, 7 min
Ibi Ibrahim, 9 min
Carla Borras, 10:48 min, Short Documentary, English and Arabic with
English subtitles, produced for FRONTLINE TV program
Children describing the sounds bombs make as they fall. Streets
covered with rotting garbage. Doctors and nurses who have gone
months without pay, struggling to care for an influx of cholera
patients and malnourished infants.
That’s what FRONTLINE filmmaker Martin Smith and his team –
producers Sara Obeidat and Michelle Mizner, witnessed last May when
they became the only foreign journalists given permission to enter
Yemen, the country that’s home to what the United Nations recently
called the “largest humanitarian crisis” in the world.