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The Lebanese Rocket Society

The Lebanese Rocket Society (Franțce, Lebanon, Quatar)

Directed by:
Joana Hadjithomas, Khalil Joreige
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2016
Category:
Synopsis:

In the early 60s, during the Cold War and the apex of Pan Arabism, a group of students and researchers enters the race to space and create the Lebanese Rocket Society. Sometimes, and especially nowadays, dreams can overtake a tormented history...

Festivals:
Toronto 2012, CPH DOX 2012, BAFICI 2013, Visions du Réel 2013
 
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