Men of Damus" ... a documentary film that tells the story of the suffering of phosphate and buffalo miners during the French colonial era in the mining basin of Gafsa since the opening of the first mine in Metlawi in 1899.
And he recounts the difficult circumstances they went through that led to the death of many of them under the oppression and abuse of the colonizer
This film is a tribute to the memory of the dams men who fought and died for their families, and a tribute to the spirits of the heroes of the mining basin who fought and were martyred for the sake of their homeland and the independence of their country

  • Wissem Dallali
    MIMIC , Southland , Cold Blood
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    رجال الداموس
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    4 minutes 27 seconds
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    August 19, 2020
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    10 USD
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Director Biography - Wissem Dallali

Wissam Dalali, a young filmmaker,
He is 25 years old, and has won the first ranks in many international and national competitions and festivals in directing, the most important of which are:
Best Young Director Award for the year 2020 from the Cinematic Arts Union
First place in the international competition for the content industry "Social Without Borders"
First place in the National Documentary Competition (ANPE)
First place in the International Festival of Short Films FYT
First place in the national competition for the content industry "Jhar"
• First place in the international short educational film festival, Covid 19
Honorary Doctorate Degree in Culture and Human Rights from the International Commission for Peaceful Coexistence

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