Cinema Verite 22 Nov 2017 - 21:07 http://www.irandocfest.ir/en/news/2761/a-feeling-greater-than-love -------------------------------------------------- Title : A Feeling Greater Than Love -------------------------------------------------- 93', Lebanon, 2017 Text : Director: Mary Jirmanus Saba Screenplay: Mary Jirmanus Saba Cinematographer: Karam Ghoussein, Mary Jirmanus Saba, Ziad Chahoud Editor: Louly Seif Producer: Mary Jirmanus Saba & Lara Jirmanus Distribution/Sales: tricontinentalmedia@gmail.com Synopsis: In her directorial debut, Mary Jirmanus Saba deals with a forgotten revolution, saving from oblivion bloodily suppressed strikes at Lebanese tobacco and chocolate factories. These events from the 1970s, which held the promise of a popular revolution and, with it, of women s emancipation were erased from collective memory by the country s civil wars. Filmography: A Feeling Greater Than Love, 93 minutes, 2017 Notes for a Return, 14 minutes, 2014 Festivals and Awards: Berlin International Film Festival - FIPRESCI Award Winner - Forum 2017 Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente - Human Rights Competicin 2017 Kerala International Documentary Film Festival 2017 Dokufest Kosovo - Special Mention - Human Rights Competition 2017 New Horizons Film Festival 2017 Mediterranean Film Festival, Bosnia & Herzegovina - Special Mention - Main Competition 2017 Busan International Film Festival - Wide Angle Showcase - 2017 Asian Pacific Screen Awards - In Competition - 2017