A Resident of the City

Egypt, 2011
15 min.
Arabic (subtitled)
US Premiere
Director: Adham El Sherif

Festivals & Awards:
International Film Festival Rotterdam 2012
Tampere Film Festival 2012

This documentary by an Egyptian film student about the big city is told and shot entirely from the perspective of a stray dog. Beautiful camerawork in a very powerful and urgent film, in which the political metaphor about finding and defending your own space is clear.

Sunday, 3/17 at the Heights Theater
3:30 p.m.

screening with Café Regular, Cairo
Words of Witness

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