Khalil Dreyfus Zaarour
August 4th, 2020 is a date that shook a country, changed a city, and destroyed lives. The film views the disaster through Zeina’s eyes.
Director Biography :
Khalil Dreyfus Zaarour is an award-winning independent filmmaker, that started teaching at universities at the age of 28. He began his filmmaking career in 2006 with his award-winning short film THE WINDOW. Then, in 2010, he directed the award-winning docu-fiction MALAKI - SCENT OF AN ANGEL about missing persons during the civil war. In 2019, he made his first fiction feature, NOUR, which was highly acclaimed and released in cinemas in France, winning more than 45 awards and nominations worldwide.