Screening date:04-12-2013 -- 20:30
Diary from a Revolution
Diary from the Revolution is a riveting, close-up look at life in a Libyan militia, during and after the uprising that led to Gaddafi's fall.Capturing humour and heartache, Norwegian-Libyan filmmaker Nizam Najjar grants us extraordinary access to their lives.
Production: Norwegian Film Institute
Director: Nizam Najjar
Editing: Torkel Gjørv
Cinematography: Khalifa Elfetory, Sadoon Alamlas, Blade Kushba
Sound: Bernt Syvertsen
DV – 80'
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Having grown up in Syria, Libya and Sudan, Nizam Najjar (b. 1980) moved to Norway in 2002 and is now an Oslo-based filmmaker. He attained a degree in directing from Lillehammer University College and specialized in documentary filmmaking at Volda University College. Diary from the Revolution is his first film.