21 October, 19:00 · Od Nowa – large hall
Debate after the screening of “Mina Walking”. Participants: Artur Zaborski (moderator, film critic), Yosef Baraki (director), Agata Pospieszyńska (Arabic cinema specjalist), Paweł Lisicki (Do Rzeczy), Natalia Waloch (Gazeta Wyborcza, Wysokie Obcasy). The debate will be translated into English.
Yosef Baraki (born in 1989) is a Canadian filmmaker. Following his studies in Film Production & Philosophy at Toronto’s York University and Humber College, Yosef wrote and directed his fifth short film Der Kandidat recipient of the prestigious Norman McLaren Award at the Montreal World FF in 2013. Serving as writer, director, cinematographer and camera operator, Yosef spent 19 days shooting Mina Walking with non-professional actors and heavy improvisation in the busiest of Kabul’s environments.