Special Screenings

JE SUIS LE PEUPLE thursday
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Horaires de la séance de 19h45 à 22h00

Lieu de la séance Lycée Bayen


Réalisateur ANNA ROUSSILLON

Pays France, Egypt

Film length : 101 min

Language(s) : Arabic with French subtitles

Genre : Documentary

JE SUIS LE PEUPLE (2015)

 

french preview - the producer malik menai will be present at the screening

Synopsis

As the Egyptian people rises up in Tahrir Square, rural villagers in the south are watching the revolution on TV. From the overthrow of Mubarak to the fall of Morsi, the film follows the upheavals through the eyes of Farraj, a peasant in the Nile valley near Luxor. In the daily life of the farmer, between hopes and disappointments, change is a long time coming.

 


 

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director : anna roussillon

 

Born in 1980 in Beyrouth, Anna Roussillon grew up in Cairo, then moved to Paris.
She studied philosophy, linguistics, language, literature and Arab civilization and documentary filmmaking in Lussas (France).
Graduated from Arabic, she teaches in Lyon, translates literary texts, and participates in radio programs, while working on various film pro- jects in relation with Egypt. I am the people is her first feature documentary.



technical data


Director / Image Anna Roussillon
Sound Térence Meunier, Jean-Charles Bastion
Editing Saskia Berthod, Chantal Piquet
Production Hautlesmains productions, Narratio films
Source Hautlesmains Productions



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