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Private Revolutions - Jung, Weiblich, Ägyptisch
Documentary Film, AT 2014, Farbe, 98 min., OmdU
Diagonale 2015

Director, Script: Alexandra Schneider
Cast: mit Sharbat Abdullah, Fatema Abouzeid, Amani Eltunsi, May Gah Allah
Camera: Sandra Merseburger
Editor: Alexandra Löwy
Location Sound: Alexandra Schneider, Daniela Praher
Music: Julian Hruza, Fayrouz Karawaya
Sounddesign: Andreas Pils
Producers: Daniela Praher
Production: Daniela Praher Filmproduktion


In the wake of “Arab Spring,” Alexandra Schneider accompanies four young women fighting for change and greater justice in patriarchal Egyptian society. Hinted at between the originally revolutionary enthusiasm and sobering climate of returning conservatism are women’s realities frequently omitted from headline journalism: “After getting a taste of freedom we can’t go back” (Amani Eltunsi).

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