Chronic ('A Shafir)
Omar, a photographer, lost his male lover in an explosion. He turns his experience of loss into an art project and casts three others to tell their stories of trauma, sex, and love. Beirut is a city where a person can experience loss at any moment. Walid, a dancer, avoids falling in love or bonding. May, a Lebanese woman, lost her Syrian lover who died on a boat to Europe.
feature fiction, Mohamed Sabbah, Lebanon/Germany 2017, 89min, Arabic with Engl. or French ST
Writer, Director Mohamed Sabbah | Producer Yara Abi Nader | Line Production Aya Nabulsi, 4th Wall Productions Jordan | Director of Photography Jonas Schneider | Art Director Krystel Abou Karam | Sound Engineer Hisham Sharafeddine | Editor Patrick Tass | Sound Design and Original Music Toni Geitani | Sound Mixing and Additional Sound Design Simon Peter | Assistant Director Sahar M. Khoury | Project Coordinator Guido Lukoschek | in cooperation with Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg | supported by Robert Bosch Stiftung
CAST Charbel Kamel | Muhamad Al Khansa | Caroline Hatem | Antoine Bresse