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21st Arab Film Festival

After the Spring

Après le Printemps

Directed by Mathilde Babo

France, Germany, Syria / 2017 / 4 mins / Arabic / Color

Plays In:
Refugee Stories: Migration, Displacement, Hope

New Parkway Theatre
October 18, 2017 6:30 pm Buy Tickets

Plays In:
Refugee Stories: Migration, Displacement, Hope

Pasadena City College
October 26, 2017 7:00 pm

Description

On the streets of Berlin, Ahmad recounts the early days of the Syrian revolution.


Director's Bio

Mathilde Babo studied cinema in Rome and holds a degree in documentary production from INA College in Paris, now based in Berlin where she works as a film editor. In 2016, she co-directed two documentary episodes for ARTE.


Credits

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Plays in

  1. Refugee Stories: Migration, Displacement, Hope

    83 mins
    Far from a one-size-fits-all marking of "experience" so often depicted on Western media outlets when it comes to the plight of the refugee, this program of 5 powerful short documentaries spotlight the multitude of hues that should be considered when discussions of the refugee experience are had. From the Yarmouk and Ain El-Hilweh camps, to the streets of Berlin: Refugee Stories shows what it takes to hold onto one's dreams amidst devastating circumstances.

    In This Program: After the Spring, Here You Are, A Man Returned, The Pianist of Yarmouk, Through My Eyes: Hani’s Journey


Dates & Times

Plays In:
Refugee Stories: Migration, Displacement, Hope

New Parkway Theatre
October 18, 2017 6:30 pm Buy Tickets

Plays In:
Refugee Stories: Migration, Displacement, Hope

Pasadena City College
October 26, 2017 7:00 pm