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Still Recording

  • Jackman Hall AGO 317 Dundas Street West Toronto, ON, M5T 1G4 Canada (map)

Ghiath Ayoub & Saeed Al Batal | 2018 | 2h

Still Recording follows an art student and a film enthusiast, Milad and Saeed, who leave Damascus for Douma, a suburb of the city under rebels’ control. Filmed over four years and using more than 500 hours of footage, the film depicts the lifeworlds of two friends as they go about their daily lives, capturing the transformation of the city of Douma and its people through war, siege, and hunger.

Earlier Event: November 16
Masters of survival: Sarah
Later Event: November 17
Masters of survival: Yasmine