The Day Vladimir died
يوم مات فلاديمير
Lebanon - Germany - Poland
Vladimir, an old Beirut resident, checks the obituaries page and attends funerals daily. His “mourning” routine reveals a journey of grieving and accepting the loss of a loved one, a home, a city.
Facing apparent political turmoil on the streets and on the news, an anxious couple tries to safeguard their little family and peace of mind with a tango dance. But it wouldn’t be long before the invading television images change the whole nature of their dance
A low-class working mother is trying to make her day through the complexity and diversity of Beirut. Before this long hot summer day ends, she confronts a misfortunate destiny hidden within the alleys and on the rooftops of a city that doesn’t sleep.