A Spectacle of Privacy


Two people in a hotel room, discussing. A private space, an intimate space. This is a story of the city mourning the disappearance and demolition of its people, whose struggles have gone astray.


  • Runtime

    9 min
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  • Year of Production

  • Director

    Roy Dib
  • Cast

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    Roy Dib
  • Berlinale Section

  • Berlinale Category

    Short Film

Biography Roy Dib

Roy Dib, born in 1983, works and lives in Beirut. ​On both formal and conceptual levels, artist and filmmaker Roy Dib challenges common notions of space and boundary, weaving together archival material, scripted text and hypothetical circumstances to chronicle the political narratives of our day.
- Source: Roy Dib's homepage

Filmography Roy Dib

2004 B Mitl Beirut | 2011 Under a Rainbow | 2012 Objects in Mirror | 2016 The Beach House | 2017 Here and There - Sharjak Edition | 2017 Here and There - Sao Paulo Edition | 2017 Plain Secret