WE ARE HERE
52 minutes, 2012
Director : Abdallah YAHYA (Tunisia)
Production : Perspective Production (Tunisia)
“We are here” is a documentary film about how several young people searched for a way out of their dark reality to find positive energy. In a Tunis suburb a group of young rappers try to make their voices heard in songs reflecting their daily suffering. Elsewhere a group of school students show solidarity by taking a citizens’ initiative …
Abdallah YAHYA was born in Gafsa (Tunisia) in 1979. He studied at the Manouba Higher Institute of Multimedia Arts. He was assistant director on various series and telefilms for Tunisian television and on foreign film and television productions. He has directed several clips and commercials. “We are here” is his first documentary.