Country of Production:  Egypt
Language: Arabic
Subtitles: English
17min, Color, 2012

Agenda:
International Competition 12
26/08/2013
kineforum
13.00

28/08/2013
Teater Studio, Teater Jakarta – TIM
17.00

A Man Since a Long Time, dokumenter pendek yang mengkisahkan tentang pandangan sejumlah remaja di Mesir yang harus menghadapi sebuah aturan kultural dan agama yang mengekang ekspresi seksualitas.  Perkembangan teknologi, sangat memungkinkan para remaja untuk mengakses dunia pornografi yang mengglobal. Sedemikian hingga pandangan seksualitas dari para remaja Mesir pun mengalami pergeseran. Filem ini mengisahkan sisi liberal dari kebudayaan anak remaja Mesir kekinian, dan footage-footage keseharian di kota Kairo yang semakin liberal.

-Akbar Yumni

A Man Since a Long Time, is a short documentary about the view of a number of teenagers in Egypt who has to face a cultural and religious rules curbing their expression of sexuality. The development of technology made the access to the pornography world more possible to the teenagers more than ever. Therefore their perspective of sexuality has shifted. This film examines the liberal side of modern culture of the adolescent in Egypt, and the footages of daily lives in Cairo—a city that is getting more liberal every day.

-Akbar Yumni