Borhane Alaouié

Borhane Alaouié & Lotfi Thabet – Il ne suffit pas que Dieu soit avec les pauvres AKA It is Not Enough for God to be with the Poor (1978)

A tour of Egypt’s architecture with the renowned Arab architect, Hassan Fathy. Read More »

Borhane Alaouié – Lettre d’un temps d’exil AKA Letter from a Time of Exile (1988)

Alaouié presents the stories of four exiles from Beirut. Their only connection is the voice of the narrator and their situation of living in exile in Europe. Told with a subtle humor, the film sketches four highly individual portraits of people, whose lives have taken unexpected turns due to the madness of the Civil War. Read More »