An Attempt

Director: Pamela Nassour
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Landed its world premiere at Olhares do Mediterrâneo – Women's Film Festival in Portugal
This is the award-winning Pamela Nassour’s second short film
Her first film To Nowhere won numerous awards at different film festivals worldwide, like the FFTG Awards (US) and Brazil International Monthly Film Festival (Brazil)
An Attempt Poster
2021/ Lebanon18 min/ Drama
Original Title
Just like all Lebanese people, Alfred — a high-school teacher — tries to adapt to the new socio-political situation caused by the Lebanese October Revolution. Overwhelmed by the media coverage, he ends up joining his students on the field to protest for change.
Josef Chemaly Dima Merheb Antonio Chedid Diana Noujaim


Screenwriter: Pamela Nassour DOP: Moris Zoghby Editor: Moris Zoghby

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Pamela Nassour

film festivals
International Short and Independent Film Festival, Bangladesh
Olhares do Mediterrâneo – Women's Film Festival in Portugal
Jbeil Short Film Encounters, Lebanon
Lebanese Independent Film Festival, Lebanon
Alexandria Mediterranean Film Festival, Egypt