Shame and Soul

British documentary photographer Giles Duley and Syrian artist Semaan Khawam, now living in Lebanon, connect through their arts. Giles and Seeman prove that are no barriers between human beings, when their hearts beat together. The documentary tells the story of their encounter, that happened in January 2017 in Beirut.

Italy, 2017
27’, original version in English with Italian subtitles

Filmed and Directed: Marco Pavan
Photographs: Giles Duley
Music and Sound: Antti L. S. Ikonen

With: Giles Duley, Marwan Sahmarani, Tagreed Darghouth, Semaan Khawam
Special thanks: The kids and staff of Beyond Association

Production: Fabrica for Imago Mundi