Raed Rafei is a Lebanese filmmaker, writer and multimedia journalist. Since 2004, he has worked as a reporter and blogger covering political, social and economic issues related to Lebanon and the Middle East for local and international publications. He worked as a researcher and filed producer on several TV documentaries. In 2012, he co-wrote and co-directed with Rania Rafei their first feature film: 74 (The Reconstitution of a Struggle). The film premiered in July 2012 at the FID Marseille where it received the GNCR prize. It has been screened since in international festivals worldwide, such as Visions du Reel, Switzerland, RIDM-International Documentary Film Festival of Montreal and Filmfest Hamburg. The film received several prizes including the Best Film award at Olhar de Cinema, Curitiba’s International Film Festival.
Producers: Raed Rafei & Irit Neidhardt
Cinematographer: Jad Youssef, Corine Shawi
Editor: Anne De Mo