The film makers whose works have been collected in DOK.horizonte talk about countries undergoing transitions, about politics and about personal fates. They have not rarely been confronted with difficult production conditions and besides took financial and other risks. For us, their audience.
Rod El Farg is a poor quarter of Cairo. The neighbourhood organises it’s own credit union. Marriages, illnesses and big purchases are financed in this way. We see the light and dark sides of a closely-knit community faced with a lack of public resources.
Production: Graal Films. Producer: Konstantina Stavrianou. Length: 79 min.