Lost in Lebanon

Event Dates:
  • Sat, 12/09/2017 - 19:30
Event Type:
  • Movie
Event City:
  • İstanbul
Venue
Caddebostan Cultural Center Caddebostan Mah. Bağdat Cad. Haldun Taner Sok. No: 11 Kadıköy / İstanbul T (216) 467 36 00

Lost in Lebanon - The United Kingdom, 2017, 80’

Director: GEORGIA SCOTT

Georgia is an experienced producer, director and editor. Her first documentary film, set in Kenya explored the threats facing a unique Swahili community. Georgia then made her first feature documentary In the Shadow of War in Bosnia in 2014 which was selected by international film festivals.

Director: SOPHIA SCOTT

Sophia is an experienced producer, director and cinematographer, and has worked for organizations including the BBC and Channel 4. She has also worked extensively as a self shooting camerawoman across Africa and Asia on projects for the UN, PBS, CBC, The New York Times and Human Rights Watch among others. After completing her study at the International Film School of Wales, she moved to Kenya where she spent the first 6 years of her film career. Sophia then made her first feature documentary In the Shadow of War in Bosnia in 2014 which was selected by international film festivals.

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Lost in Lebanon gains access to unknown stories in a region that is on the fringes of hell. Spending over a year in Lebanon, in Beirut and on the borders of Syria, this film tells the story behind the news reports and reflects the chaotic lives of the people living in the shadow of the Syrian war.