Syria – Sunday October 21 @ 11am – Hamazkayin Theatre. Rating: PG 13.
France/Syria – Gaya Jiji – 18 min. - North American Premiere. Arabic with English Subtitles.Synopsis:
A young Syrian named Sami embarks on a deeply personal quest to find out why his parents split up. Profoundly hurt by their separation, Sami is determined to make them talk and meet each other for the first time in years. Syrian-Armenian director Gaya Jiji both directs and acts in this deeply introspective short film dealing with the struggles of a family.
Director Gayaneh Jiji