The Anger

Director: Marie Surae
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It participated in Marche’ Du Film at Cannes Film Festival and showcased at Industry at Tallinn Works in Progress.
The film’s director won a Special Award from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Russia and the main Critics' Choice Award at the Stalker International Film Festival for her 2017’s documentary Fleeing the War.
It stars the French-Lebanese actress Manal Issa, who is known for award-winning and critically acclaimed films, including Nocturama and My Favorite Fabric.
It explores the essence of the relationship between the west and the east.
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2021/ Lebanon - Germany124 min/ Drama
Original Title
Al Ghadab
In post-war Lebanon, Ida, a young Lebanese girl, flees her small village and her alcoholic mother and goes to the big city. There, she starts dating a European man not knowing what is in store for her.
Manal Issa
Aurélien Chaussade
Julia Kassar
Houssam Sabbah
Screenwriter: Maria Ivanova Z.
Olga Artemyeva
DOP: Tommaso Fiorilli AFC, SBC
Editor: Vessela Martschewski
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Production Company(ies)
Scoop Production
Maria Ivanova Z.
film festivals
JCC Carthage Film Festival, Tunisia
Yasmine Hammamet International Film Festival, Tunisia
Beirut International Women Film Festival, Lebanon
San Diego Arab Film Festival, USA
Kazan International Muslim Film Festival, Tatarstan
Lebanese Independent Film Festival, Lebanon
Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival, Ireland
film awards
The Best Director of Photography for Tommaso Fiorilli
Best Film from the Cinema Critics Association
Best International Feature Fiction