Festival of Austrian Film
April 4–9, 2024, Graz

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Son of the sun
Innovative Cinema Short, LB 2021, Farbe, 25 min., eOmeU
Diagonale 2023

Director, Camera, Editor: Tanya Traboulsi
Script: Ibrahim Nehme
Producers: Tanya Traboulsi


Tanya Traboulsi and the author Ibrahim Nehme grapple with Beirut’s recent history, the explosion at the port in the summer of 2020. Two static shots of the port at dawn and dusk accompany the poetic text by Nehme who was injured in the explosion and discovers in his words the healing power of art and light.

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