The Danish documentary “A World Not Ours” is to be screened at the Chopshots Documentary Film Festival Southeast Asia 2014 in Jakarta on the 25th and 26th of April.
“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 made by Mahdi Fleifel.
He is a Palestinian filmmaker and visual artist based in London. He was born in Dubai, raised in the Ain El-Helweh refugee camp in Lebanon and later in the suburbs of Elsinore, Denmark. His short films have been screened at more than a hundred festivals around the world and have won many best film awards. “A World Not Ours” is his first feature film.
Watch the trailer for “A World Not Ours” below and stop by the festival for some cultural insight.