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TIME PASSED MORE SLOWLY BY THE SEA

Documentary 18m 2021

From his home in Lisbon, Lebanese-Palestinian writer Saleem Haddad reflects on memory, his family (who are spread across three countries) and the strangeness of the sea. He further elicits his grandmother’s fast-fading recollections of Palestine and considers the notion of writing about one’s birthplace from a distance.


This film is available for the extension of the festival, until Sunday 14 November.

This film is available for audiences worldwide.

You can watch it with the following Festival Passes:

Director, Director of Photography, Editor

Shaheen Ahmed

Producer

DocNomads

Sound

Ghada Fikri

Research

Maya Palit

Languages

Arabic, English

Subtitles

English

Country

Portugal

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