Selfie

Juan Ibesh/41 minutes/2016/Syria, Germany/Documentary

SHOWTIMES:

30 November 2016, 10:30 WIB
Gedung Societet, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta

Synopsis

Selfie adalah film yang berbicara tentang perjalanan pengungsi dari Turki ke Jerman melalui Laut Mediterania. Mereka menyeberangi perbatasan banyak negara Eropa dan menghadapi banyak rintangan. Dalam film ini, ada seorang perempuan yang memutuskan untuk meninggalkan Suriah dan menempuh perjalanan menantang maut bersama tunangannya. Mereka memfilmkan semua detail perjalanan dan konflik internal antara keinginan untuk meneruskan perjalanan ke Jerman dan kembali ke negara mereka yang sudah hancur.

Selfie is a film that talks about the refugees’ journey from Turkey to Germany through the Mediterranean Sea. They cross many European countries borders and face many difficulties. In this film, there is a girl who decided to leave Syria and go on in a death defying journey with her fiancé. They filmed all details of their journey and their inner conflict between continuing ahead to Germany and going back to their destroyed country.

Trailer

Director

Reporter dan fotografer pers di Suriah selama tiga tahun. Mahasiswa Fakultas Arsitektur di University of Aleppo, Suriah.

Reporter and press photographer in Syria for three years. Student at the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Aleppo in Syria.