I Say Dust
Darine Hotait, USA, 2015, 14 min, in English and Arabic with English subtitles
Winner, Special Award, Women Media Arts and Film Festival, Sydney, Australia, 2015
An Arab-American take on identity in a diaspora context
Hal, an Arab-American poet belonging to the Pales:nian diaspora in New York City, meets Moun, a free-spirited chess sales girl. Their brief love affair challenges their understanding of what makes home.