Esperia part I: Last Day in Cairo

Haidi Motola

The events of a single day in Cairo of 1954, as they unfold through the personal story of the now 97-years-old Jacques Motola. Through present-day conversations with his granddaughter, his memories of past reveal the story of an aging artist and still somewhat a man of mystery.

Production Year
2018
Duration
00:29:29
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Esperia part I: Last Day in Cairo
Production Countries
Finland,Israel
Dialogue
Yes
Sound
Yes
Cast
Haidi Motola (Author), Haidi Motola (Cinematographer), Haidi Motola (Director), Haidi Motola (Editor), Haidi Motola (Producer), Haidi Motola (Script), Haidi Motola (Sound Design), Haidi Motola (Actor), Jaques Motola (Actor), Alfred Kordelin Foundation (Funder), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture (Funder), Oskar Öflundin säätiö (Funder), TAIKE (Funder), Paulon Säätiö (Funder), Ewa Gorzna (Other )
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Haidi Motola

Born: 1982

Haidi Motola (b.1982) is a visual artist working mainly with photography and video. Studied for MFA in the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts and graduated from Minshar School of Art, Tel Aviv. Her works deal with social issues and identity politics. She is one of the founders of the Libellula Project.