Ya Omri (104 Wrinkles)

Director: Hady Zaccak
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The film is comprised of photographic and audio recordings taken between 1992 and 2013
Won six awards, including a Jury Award at the Malmö Arab Film Festival
In addition to being screened at several film festivals, it had special screenings at Zawya Cinema in Egypt, Panorama of Lebanese Cinema in Brazil, and Dar El-Nimer for Arts and Culture in Lebanon
Ya Omri (104 Wrinkles) Poster
2016/ Lebanon83 min/ Documentary, Biography
Hady follows his grandmother Henriette as she ages and crosses the centenarian milestone to reach 104 years.
He documents her recollection of her emigration from Lebanon to Brazil and her stories of love, children, and suspended time.
YA OMRI is a journey about aging, memory, and life.
Henriette Massaud Awaiss


Screenwriter: Hady Zaccak
DOP: Muriel Aboulrouss
Editor: Hady Zaccak, Elias Chahine

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Production Company(ies)
ZAC Films

Hady Zaccak

film festivals
Dubai International Film Festival, UAE
Sharm El-Sheikh Arab and European Film Festival, Egypt
Beirut Cinema Days, Lebanon
Cairo Cinema Days, Egypt
Lebanese Film Festival, Australia
Docs Without Borders Film Festival, US
Malmö Arab Film Festival, Sweden
Impact Docs Awards
Asiatica Film Festival, Italy
Lebanese Movie Awards, Lebanon
Festival International du Film Oriental de Geneve, Switzerland
Palestine Cinema Days Film Festival, Palestine
film awards
Award of Merit at the Docs Without Borders Film Festival
Jury Award at the Malmö Arab Film Festival
Appreciation Award at the Impact Docs Awards
Special Mention of the Jury at the Asiatica Film Festival
Best Cinematography at the Lebanese Movie Awards
Silver Award at the Festival International du Film Oriental de Geneve
"There’s a universality here where the viewer senses the passage of time and the unassailable finality of life."
Fionnuala Halligan — Screen Daily

"It connects to the ultimate philosophy of life and definitely provides a beautiful peace of mind."
Somrita Bhattacharyya — Multidimension