Keyword: mental illness

Zelal (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2009
A look into one of Egypt's most shuttered regions: the world of psychiatry and madness. Shot in two psychiatric hospitals, we come to understand how they are the only place the patients can conceive of, not because they truly are "crazy" but because they have developed an intense fear of the outside world. Those who leave often come back, rejected yet again by society. Meeting the ordinary madmen...
Dir: Marianne Khoury
With: N/A