Chronic

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    Chronic

    A Shafir

    Directed by

    Lebanon, Germany

    2017

    89 min

    • Arabic

    Drama

    Beirut is a city where any person can experience loss at any moment . Walid lost his hope for love. May couldn't say goodbye to her lover. He died in the sea. Antoine was about to lose his own life. Omar a photographer lost his male lover in an explosion. He casts the three and invites them to his studio, and together they express stories of sex, love and trauma in the city of Beirut. Visitor after visitor, chapter after chapter, Omar loses control and provoks danger.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Charbel Kamel
    Muhamad Al Khansa
    Caroline Hatem
    Antoine Bresse
    Screenplay
    Mohamed Sabbah
    Cinematography
    Jonas Schneider
    Editing
    Patrick Tass
    Music
    Toni Geitani
    Production
    MEC FILM

    Press

    Mohamed Sabbah

    Mohamed Sabbah

    Lebanon

    Mohamed is a young film director from Beirut. In his movies he treats subjects as impossible love, body relations, death, family and observes his city Beirut that is hi biggest inspiration. His short films, AWAKENING, THE RETURN and WHERE THERE IS NOTHING BUT WATER have been selected and won prizes in several local and international festivals. CHRONIC is his first feature film, it is a story that he felt the need to share.