Waves ‘98

Waves ‘98

Ely DAGHER - Lebanon


Disillusioned by his life in the isolated suburbs of Beirut, Omar’s wanderings take him to the depths of the city. Immersed in a world that is familiar but strange to his reality, he finds himself in a struggle to preserve his ties.

Film details

Gender : Animation
Duration : 15 min
Year of production : 2015
Country : Lebanon
Screenwriter : Ely Dagher
Cinematography : Wassim Nohra
Editor : Ely Dagher
Director : Ely DAGHER
Production company : Beaver and beaver


Received a Masters of Arts in contemporary art theory and new media from Goldsmiths college in London. Waves ‘98 is his second short film (Palme d’Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival).