by Elke Sasse.
*DOK Leipzig – 61st International Festival for Documentary Film
Nominated for the Goethe-Institut Documentary Film Prize
A documentary film about war in the digital age:
“The War on my Phone” gives an intimate insight into the everyday life of Syrian friends and families separated by the civil war. Four personal stories documented through the protagonists’ phones, which have become their main tools for finding meaning, keeping up hope and maintaining relationships.