Ballad for Syria

49 minutes / Colour / 2017
Directed by
Eda Elif Tibet Maisa Al Hafez

Country of production Turkey

A musical documentary about Maisa Alhafez, a musician and a Syrian refugee living in Istanbul. Separated from many of her loved ones, she builds a multicultural community: “The Oriental Istanbul Mosaic Choir”.

In the 2019 RAI Film Fest

Language and subtitles Arabic

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