"Inverted Worlds"

Filmed and Edited by: Ali Beidoun A short documentary about the congress held by the Orient Institut of Beirut The Inverted Worlds – Congress on Cultural Motion in the Arab Region was held in October 2012 by the Orient-Institut Beirut and focussed on exploring arenas and manifestations of cultural change effective in the eventful and disruptive outbursts of the Arab spring. Over the five days of the congress, artists, activists and academics engaged in debate and exchange. During that time the congress addressed the manners and means of articulation and self-imaging, the medial catalysts of change, the framing that encourages both mobilization and individual action towards change, the tools

Reggio Emilia, Province of Reggio Emilia, Italy

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