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Soudade Kadaan – The Day I Lost my Shadow #Venezia75

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Finding a voice for Syrians.

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7 min. and 32 sec.

PODCAST| Nicolò Comotti interviews Soudade Kadaan, director of the film The Day I Lost my Shadow.

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We have the chance to talk to Syrian director Soudade Kadaan about the making of her first feature film: The Day I Lost my ShadowThe Day I Lost my Shadow is here in Venezia 75 within Orizzonti’s official competition.

The Day I Lost my Shadow: Syria, 2012. During the coldest winter the country has witnessed, all Sana dreams of is cooking gas to prepare a meal for her son. She takes a day off from her job to search for a gas cylinder and suddenly finds herself stuck in the besieged area. It is then that she discovers that people lose their shadows during the war.

To discover more about the film, click here.

  • Reporter
    Nicolò Comotti
  • Guest
    Soudade Kadaan
  • Interviewee role
  • Film title
    The Day I Lost my Shadow
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