INDEPENDANCE DAY, A WORK IN PROGRESS / عيد ألإستقلال مشروع في قيد ألتطوير


MIXED MEDIA  


This archive based project questions the artistʼs confusion between the past,
the present, the ongoing revolution and the annual anniversary celebration
of Lebanonʼs Independence. A mix of Archive, private family footage and
recent filmed footage, retrace chaotically this confusion.
This work will remain a” work in progress” till further notice…

In  1971 " dropped Pere Noel into a sports stadium 

from an army helicopter to the roaring approval of

 some 45,000 Lebanese Children, 40 of whom won 

a three day-air-trip to Paris."