Doc Shorts: International Sampler

84 min.

Unspoken

Samia Badih

A young poet struggles with self-censorship and keeping her poetry authentic after online viral success.

2017
10 min.
Arabic

Gold Fever

Raul de la Fuente

As a way to survive, impoverished miners risk their lives for diamonds.

2017
25 min.
Portuguese

Before I Forget

Razan Hassan

After her displacement from Syria, a woman tries to hold on to her memories of a place that no longer exists.

2018
11 min.
Arabic & English

Koka, The Butcher

Bence Máté

A respected figure in Cairo’s pigeon-fighting milieu leads his community into a decisive battle.

2018
38 min.
Arabic