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Loosely based on the short story ”A Naughty Boy” by Chekhov. By accident, Samir captures a video of his sister getting intimate with her boyfriend. Samir then blackmails them with the video, well aware of the serious implications caused by social stigma and the reactionary mindset of his father.
A young Armenian bride’s relationship with her husband is put to the test on the first day of their marriage when her mother-in-law interferes.
9 DAYS – FROM MY WINDOW IN ALEPPO
One morning in August 2012, renowned Syrian photographer Issa Touma noticed young men lugging sandbags into his street. As it turned out, this was the start of the Syrian uprising in the city of Aleppo. Touma grabbed his camera and spent nine days holed up in his apartment, recording what was happening outside.
Human beings are able to learn. So are animals. But what about plush toys? An invisible teacher tries to teach a poem by Rainer Maria Rilke to a plush toy.
OUT OF REACH
Hagar works at a photo store converting videotapes to digital files. She is curious about the videotapes that people have forgotten to pick up, so she starts watching them.
CRAVING FOR NARRATIVE
Why is nostalgia so appealing? Is there some kind of post-ideological media use today? Was my stepfather a proper hippie even though he wore white Adidas High Top Sneakers? And how weird is it to download a recording of a Bob Dylan concert that you attended as a seven-month-old fetus?