Nada's revolutie

Claudia Lisboa Short documentary - 2015 - 60 min.

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During the Egyptian revolution of 2011, Nada Ahmed decided the time was finally ripe to make her oldest dream come true: work in children’s theatre. Exactly four years after Mubarak’s ousting, this documentary draws an intimate portrait of a young woman fighting for freedom and independence in a society that seems caught between old structures and modernisation. Amidst political turmoil that has kept the country in a stranglehold for years, Nada laboriously tries to present herself as a dramatist. At the same time, in her private life she has to fight hard to remain faithful to her ideals.

Credits

Director(s) Claudia Lisboa
Producer(s) Frank van den Engel
Production Company
Zeppers Film & TV
Laika Film & Television
Co-producer(s)
Andreas Rocksén
Executive Producer
Research
Nisrine Mbarki
Director of Photography
Editing
Sound Editor
Sound on Set
Music
TV Company
Distribution
Website
Production Country
Netherlands, Sweden