Republic of Silence (2021)
A Film by Diana El Jeiroudi
A Coproduction of No Nation Films GmbH and Les Films d’Ici, in Association with Proaction Film (Syria) in association with Arte France and RAI Cinema.
(Official Selection – Out of Competition – Venice International Films Festival 2021)
with Guevara Namer, Rami Abou Jamra, Orwa Nyrabia
Producers: Orwa Nyrabia and Diana El Jeiroudi and Camille Laemle
Cinematography by Sebastian Baeumler, Diana El Jeiroudi, Orwa Nyrabia, Guevara Namer
Editing: Katja Dringenberg and Diana El Jeiroudi
Sound Recording: Pascal Capitolin, Diana El Jeiroudi
Sound Editing: Raphael Girardot
Sound Mixing: Nathalie Vidal
Supported by: FFA, MBB, DFFF, BKM, Arte France, CNC, AFAC, DFI, Procirep.
Distributors: Salzgeber Editions (Germany)
Germany, France, Syria, Qatar, Italy
Arabic, German, English, Kurdish, 180 min, 2K DCP 5.1
A formal and orderly life in Berlin competes with a life in Damascus that is perforated by dictatorship and dismantled by wars and international political corruption. El Jeiroudi takes solace in cinema, music, the serenity of dreams, and the daily solidarity of a durable and abiding love story.