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A World Not Ours | Institute of Contemporary Arts
Fri, Feb 21, 2014 6:30pm
ICA, The Mall London SW1Y 5AH
A World Not Ours | Institute of Contemporary Arts
Feb 19, 2014

A World Not Ours is an intimate, and often humorous, portrait of three generations of exile in the refugee camp of Ein el-Helweh, in southern Lebanon. Based on a wealth of personal recordings, family archives, and historical footage, the film is a sensitive, and illuminating study of belonging, friendship, and family.

Filmed over more than 20 years by multiple generations of the same family, A World Not Ours is more than just a family portrait; it is an attempt to record what is being forgotten, and mark what should not be erased from collective memory.

Director Q&A - Fri 21 Feb, 6.30pm
Director Mahdi Fleifel joins us for a Q&A following the 6:30pm screening.

A World Not Ours, dir Mahdi Fleifel, Lebanon/UK/Denmark 2012, 93 mins, cert N/A

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