Waves ’98

https://vimeo.com/channels/staffpicks/252441577 Directed by Ely Dagher The short was awarded the Palme D'or in the short flm category at the closing ceremony on the 25th of May in...
https://vimeo.com/channels/staffpicks/252441577

Directed by Ely Dagher

The short was awarded the Palme D’or in the short flm category at the closing ceremony on the 25th of May in Cannes, France.

Waves ’98 is as much a narrative film as it is a personal visual essay dedicated to Dagher’s hometown, Beirut.
The film is an artistic exploration of the director’s current relation with his Lebanon, his home country, projected through the story of a teenager and set in 1998. Since moving abroad to study and work, Ely Dagher has been spending more and more time outside of Lebanon, and his attachment to Beirut Started to become more and more complicated. The overall Narrative of the film is heavily based on Ely’s efforts to understand his changing relationship with the city and it’s life, juxtaposed with the narrative of a teenager’s exciting discovery of this segregated city.

“Waves ’98” is this week’s Staff Pick Premiere! Read more about it here: vimeo.com/blog/post/waves-98

Cast: Beaverandbeaver and Ely Dagher

53 responses on “Waves ’98

  1. I want to voice my affection for your generosity in support of people who must have help on the niche. Your special dedication to passing the message up and down turned out to be extraordinarily significant and have continually made women like me to arrive at their ambitions. Your entire insightful suggestions implies a whole lot to me and additionally to my office workers. Warm regards; from everyone of us.

  2. I want to voice my affection for your kind-heartedness giving support to visitors who must have help on this one subject matter. Your real commitment to passing the solution around came to be certainly insightful and has regularly encouraged people much like me to realize their objectives. Your own helpful suggestions indicates a great deal a person like me and especially to my fellow workers. Thanks a lot; from everyone of us.

  3. My wife and i got so happy Peter managed to deal with his investigations using the ideas he obtained in your weblog. It’s not at all simplistic to just happen to be making a gift of instructions a number of people might have been selling. And now we understand we need you to appreciate for that. All the explanations you made, the simple site menu, the friendships you can help create – it’s mostly extraordinary, and it’s really letting our son in addition to our family feel that this theme is entertaining, and that is exceptionally indispensable. Thanks for all the pieces!

  4. I not to mention my guys were reading through the nice tricks located on your web site and then suddenly developed an awful feeling I never expressed respect to the site owner for those tips. All of the young men became certainly glad to read through them and have honestly been taking pleasure in them. Thanks for truly being well thoughtful and for getting varieties of amazing tips millions of individuals are really needing to discover. My very own sincere regret for not saying thanks to you earlier.

  5. A lot of thanks for your entire effort on this website. Debby enjoys making time for research and it is obvious why. Most people notice all of the compelling medium you make sensible ideas on your website and as well foster response from some others about this area of interest and my daughter is now learning a whole lot. Take advantage of the remaining portion of the new year. You are doing a splendid job.

  6. My spouse and i got really glad John could do his researching because of the precious recommendations he came across out of your site. It’s not at all simplistic just to be handing out guidelines which usually the rest might have been making money from. And now we grasp we’ve got you to be grateful to for that. The explanations you’ve made, the straightforward site navigation, the friendships you make it possible to engender – it is most excellent, and it’s really letting our son and our family consider that the content is awesome, which is wonderfully indispensable. Thank you for the whole thing!

  7. I actually wanted to post a quick comment to appreciate you for those unique points you are showing at this site. My incredibly long internet look up has at the end been honored with beneficial knowledge to write about with my relatives. I would repeat that most of us readers actually are extremely lucky to be in a magnificent community with many marvellous individuals with great advice. I feel somewhat lucky to have used the web page and look forward to many more awesome times reading here. Thank you once more for all the details.

  8. My wife and i felt really thankful Michael managed to deal with his investigations out of the precious recommendations he received in your blog. It’s not at all simplistic just to always be giving freely ideas which usually people today have been selling. And we also know we have got the website owner to be grateful to for that. The specific explanations you have made, the easy website navigation, the friendships you will aid to create – it’s many impressive, and it is assisting our son and the family understand the subject is fun, which is certainly really indispensable. Thank you for the whole lot!

  9. I and also my guys were found to be studying the excellent solutions located on the website and then before long I got an awful feeling I had not expressed respect to the web blog owner for those strategies. My ladies were so glad to read all of them and have in actuality been making the most of these things. Appreciate your turning out to be well considerate and also for deciding upon varieties of ideal things millions of individuals are really desperate to be aware of. My honest apologies for not saying thanks to you earlier.

  10. Thanks for every one of your efforts on this blog. Gloria delights in engaging in investigation and it is easy to see why. All of us know all concerning the lively mode you deliver very important guidance on your website and as well as strongly encourage contribution from website visitors on the matter while our favorite princess is really studying so much. Take advantage of the remaining portion of the new year. You are always performing a superb job.

  11. I enjoy you because of each of your labor on this blog. Ellie takes pleasure in getting into investigations and it’s really easy to see why. We all notice all relating to the dynamic way you provide precious strategies via the web site and as well as increase participation from people on this matter and our own simple princess is without question understanding a whole lot. Have fun with the rest of the year. You are always performing a very good job.

  12. I have to get across my appreciation for your generosity supporting persons who must have help on in this matter. Your very own commitment to getting the solution all through came to be especially interesting and has surely helped women like me to reach their desired goals. The important guideline signifies so much to me and further more to my office workers. Many thanks; from everyone of us.

  13. I must express my thanks to you for rescuing me from this matter. Because of checking through the world wide web and obtaining concepts that were not beneficial, I was thinking my life was done. Living minus the approaches to the problems you have fixed all through your short article is a serious case, as well as ones that could have badly affected my entire career if I had not discovered your site. Your own understanding and kindness in handling all the things was precious. I’m not sure what I would have done if I hadn’t come across such a point like this. I can also now relish my future. Thanks a lot so much for the expert and amazing guide. I won’t be reluctant to refer the blog to any person who wants and needs counselling about this issue.

  14. I needed to send you the very small observation so as to thank you so much yet again on your pretty tactics you have featured on this page. This has been certainly incredibly open-handed with people like you to convey freely what a number of us might have offered for sale as an electronic book to make some dough for their own end, specifically now that you could possibly have tried it in the event you considered necessary. These good ideas additionally acted as the fantastic way to comprehend the rest have a similar desire like my own to figure out more with reference to this problem. I know there are several more pleasant instances up front for folks who examine your site.

  15. My spouse and i got absolutely fulfilled when Louis managed to do his investigation through the entire precious recommendations he obtained from your own web pages. It’s not at all simplistic to simply be offering information and facts which often some others might have been selling. And we all do know we need you to appreciate for this. The entire explanations you made, the easy website menu, the relationships you give support to instill – it’s got many fabulous, and it is letting our son and our family believe that this subject matter is thrilling, and that’s very serious. Thanks for all!

  16. I must point out my appreciation for your generosity giving support to those people that need assistance with this one area of interest. Your very own dedication to passing the message up and down was wonderfully invaluable and has in most cases empowered guys and women like me to attain their objectives. Your amazing informative information can mean a great deal a person like me and still more to my office workers. Many thanks; from each one of us.

  17. I definitely wanted to write a word so as to thank you for all the stunning strategies you are giving out on this site. My long internet research has now been honored with brilliant suggestions to exchange with my neighbours. I would repeat that we website visitors are very much endowed to be in a superb network with many brilliant people with beneficial solutions. I feel very much blessed to have discovered your entire web pages and look forward to so many more enjoyable moments reading here. Thank you again for everything.

  18. I would like to show my thanks to you just for rescuing me from this type of predicament. Right after exploring through the search engines and seeing things that were not productive, I believed my entire life was gone. Existing devoid of the approaches to the difficulties you have resolved through your review is a critical case, as well as the ones that could have negatively affected my career if I hadn’t discovered your web blog. That expertise and kindness in dealing with a lot of things was crucial. I don’t know what I would have done if I hadn’t encountered such a thing like this. I’m able to now look forward to my future. Thanks very much for this specialized and sensible guide. I won’t think twice to suggest your blog post to anybody who should get support on this matter.

  19. I together with my pals were actually viewing the good tips and hints from your website and then then developed a horrible feeling I had not thanked the site owner for those tips. The people ended up certainly glad to see them and have pretty much been tapping into them. Appreciation for getting well considerate and for having some smart areas most people are really wanting to understand about. My very own sincere regret for not expressing appreciation to sooner.

  20. I wanted to write you this little bit of note to be able to thank you once again considering the magnificent guidelines you’ve featured above. It was certainly shockingly generous of you giving easily all that many individuals could have offered for sale as an ebook in making some money for their own end, primarily seeing that you could have done it in case you wanted. These inspiring ideas as well worked to be a fantastic way to know that other people have similar eagerness the same as my personal own to learn a lot more with regards to this problem. I think there are a lot more fun opportunities up front for many who read carefully your blog post.

  21. I want to express my thanks to the writer just for bailing me out of this type of matter. Right after checking throughout the online world and obtaining opinions which were not beneficial, I thought my entire life was over. Living devoid of the strategies to the issues you’ve fixed by way of your good blog post is a critical case, as well as ones which might have negatively affected my career if I had not encountered your website. That knowledge and kindness in controlling all things was very helpful. I’m not sure what I would’ve done if I had not discovered such a step like this. It’s possible to at this point look forward to my future. Thank you very much for the specialized and result oriented guide. I will not think twice to propose your web sites to anybody who wants and needs guide about this topic.

  22. I want to voice my appreciation for your kind-heartedness supporting individuals that should have assistance with your area. Your very own commitment to passing the solution all around appeared to be unbelievably advantageous and have always encouraged girls just like me to arrive at their aims. Your new valuable useful information entails much to me and extremely more to my fellow workers. Thanks a lot; from everyone of us.

  23. I want to get across my passion for your generosity giving support to those people that should have guidance on this one concept. Your special dedication to getting the solution across had been pretty useful and have in every case encouraged associates like me to reach their endeavors. This warm and helpful guide denotes a whole lot a person like me and somewhat more to my fellow workers. Thanks a lot; from all of us.

  24. I’m commenting to make you know what a fine experience our child gained viewing your web page. She figured out such a lot of details, which included how it is like to possess a marvelous coaching nature to have most people without difficulty know precisely certain problematic subject areas. You really exceeded people’s expectations. Thanks for supplying these useful, healthy, edifying and as well as fun tips about that topic to Ethel.

  25. I wanted to compose you this little bit of observation to finally thank you yet again relating to the awesome tricks you have shown in this case. This has been really particularly open-handed with you giving freely all many individuals could have offered for sale as an e book to earn some cash for themselves, most notably now that you could have tried it in case you decided. Those pointers also worked as the easy way to comprehend the rest have the same keenness like my very own to find out good deal more with regard to this matter. I’m sure there are some more pleasurable sessions ahead for people who looked at your website.

  26. I would like to express appreciation to you just for rescuing me from this type of situation. After exploring throughout the search engines and coming across concepts that were not powerful, I assumed my life was done. Being alive without the answers to the issues you’ve fixed by way of your good short post is a crucial case, and those that could have negatively damaged my entire career if I hadn’t discovered the website. The knowledge and kindness in playing with a lot of stuff was precious. I am not sure what I would have done if I hadn’t discovered such a step like this. I can also at this point look forward to my future. Thanks for your time so much for the professional and result oriented guide. I won’t hesitate to recommend your blog to anyone who desires support about this matter.

  27. I wish to show some thanks to the writer for rescuing me from this type of setting. Just after surfing around through the internet and seeing concepts which were not powerful, I was thinking my entire life was gone. Being alive devoid of the strategies to the issues you’ve sorted out all through your entire posting is a crucial case, and ones that would have in a wrong way damaged my career if I hadn’t discovered your blog post. Your own personal competence and kindness in dealing with the whole thing was vital. I’m not sure what I would’ve done if I hadn’t encountered such a step like this. It’s possible to at this point relish my future. Thank you very much for your professional and sensible guide. I will not be reluctant to endorse your web page to anyone who would need guide on this area.

  28. I have to express my respect for your kindness supporting men who really want help with that question. Your personal dedication to getting the solution all around turned out to be extraordinarily helpful and has consistently permitted regular people just like me to reach their desired goals. Your own warm and friendly guideline indicates a great deal a person like me and still more to my fellow workers. Warm regards; from all of us.

  29. I enjoy you because of your whole hard work on this web page. My mum enjoys going through investigation and it’s really obvious why. My spouse and i hear all of the powerful mode you render functional tactics via your blog and as well increase contribution from the others about this situation so our daughter is now discovering so much. Take pleasure in the rest of the new year. You’re the one conducting a useful job.

  30. I together with my buddies appeared to be taking note of the great helpful hints found on the website and then at once got an awful suspicion I had not expressed respect to the web blog owner for those secrets. The young men appeared to be glad to see them and already have absolutely been making the most of those things. Appreciate your really being indeed accommodating and then for making a choice on this sort of fine subject areas most people are really desirous to discover. Our sincere regret for not expressing appreciation to sooner.

  31. I wish to convey my gratitude for your kindness in support of visitors who should have guidance on in this niche. Your very own commitment to getting the message across appears to be unbelievably interesting and have usually made others just like me to arrive at their objectives. Your new valuable report implies a lot to me and additionally to my peers. Regards; from each one of us.

  32. I enjoy you because of your entire efforts on this site. Debby really likes participating in research and it’s simple to grasp why. Almost all notice all regarding the compelling way you render very important tips and tricks through the web site and in addition boost contribution from people about this subject and our child is in fact discovering a great deal. Take advantage of the remaining portion of the new year. Your carrying out a terrific job.

  33. My husband and i got really delighted Raymond managed to deal with his web research out of the precious recommendations he got from your own web site. It’s not at all simplistic to just find yourself handing out tactics which some others might have been making money from. And now we understand we need the blog owner to appreciate because of that. The entire illustrations you made, the simple website menu, the friendships your site give support to create – it’s got everything awesome, and it’s really letting our son in addition to us consider that this subject is fun, and that is rather essential. Thank you for all!

  34. My husband and i have been quite fulfilled Emmanuel managed to round up his survey while using the ideas he obtained in your weblog. It is now and again perplexing just to continually be making a gift of helpful tips which usually people could have been trying to sell. And now we acknowledge we now have the blog owner to thank because of that. The entire illustrations you made, the simple site navigation, the friendships you will assist to create – it’s got all astonishing, and it is aiding our son and us do think the concept is enjoyable, and that is unbelievably indispensable. Thank you for all the pieces!

  35. I must show my appreciation for your generosity in support of folks who actually need help with this question. Your very own commitment to getting the message up and down has been exceptionally interesting and have regularly helped regular people just like me to arrive at their objectives. The valuable instruction can mean this much to me and much more to my mates. Thanks a ton; from each one of us.

  36. I not to mention my pals have been following the great information and facts from the blog and then instantly I had an awful suspicion I never thanked the web blog owner for those secrets. Those guys are already as a consequence very interested to study them and already have truly been enjoying them. Many thanks for indeed being indeed accommodating and then for getting varieties of notable subjects millions of individuals are really needing to be informed on. Our sincere apologies for not expressing gratitude to you sooner.

  37. I needed to write you a tiny remark to finally say thank you again with your wonderful concepts you’ve contributed in this article. This has been really generous of people like you giving publicly what exactly many individuals could have offered as an e-book to get some dough for themselves, most importantly given that you could possibly have tried it if you ever wanted. Those tricks also worked as the great way to understand that other people have similar interest just as mine to find out lots more in respect of this condition. I know there are numerous more enjoyable periods in the future for many who read your site.

  38. I am only commenting to let you know of the outstanding encounter our girl encountered visiting yuor web blog. She noticed too many things, which include what it’s like to have a very effective helping spirit to make men and women just know just exactly some multifaceted subject matter. You truly exceeded her expectations. Many thanks for rendering those valuable, trusted, explanatory and cool thoughts on this topic to Janet.

  39. I have to express my appreciation to this writer just for rescuing me from this type of condition. Right after researching through the the web and meeting ways which are not productive, I figured my entire life was over. Existing without the approaches to the difficulties you’ve fixed all through your review is a critical case, and the kind that could have in a negative way damaged my career if I hadn’t noticed your web blog. Your own talents and kindness in touching every part was precious. I don’t know what I would’ve done if I had not discovered such a thing like this. I can also at this time look forward to my future. Thanks so much for your high quality and amazing guide. I won’t be reluctant to endorse the website to any individual who should receive assistance about this area.

  40. I needed to put you a little bit of word to finally give thanks over again for the fantastic knowledge you have discussed above. This has been quite shockingly open-handed of you to deliver unhampered just what a few people would’ve offered for sale for an electronic book to end up making some bucks for themselves, particularly considering that you might well have done it if you ever decided. Those basics also worked as the good way to recognize that most people have the identical dreams just as mine to realize good deal more in respect of this condition. I believe there are some more enjoyable sessions ahead for individuals that look into your blog.

  41. My wife and i felt really delighted that Emmanuel managed to conclude his reports because of the precious recommendations he obtained from your very own blog. It’s not at all simplistic just to choose to be giving out secrets and techniques which often others could have been trying to sell. We acknowledge we have got the website owner to thank for that. The specific illustrations you have made, the straightforward web site menu, the relationships your site make it easier to create – it’s most astonishing, and it is facilitating our son in addition to our family reason why this idea is exciting, which is certainly exceedingly mandatory. Many thanks for everything!

  42. I needed to create you the little bit of observation to thank you so much over again relating to the exceptional knowledge you have documented here. It is open-handed with you giving freely all that most of us could possibly have marketed for an e book to help with making some dough for themselves, notably now that you might well have tried it in the event you decided. These principles in addition worked as the fantastic way to fully grasp many people have the same keenness just like my personal own to learn significantly more with regard to this matter. I am certain there are numerous more fun occasions in the future for many who examine your blog.

  43. Thank you so much for giving everyone an extraordinarily breathtaking possiblity to read from here. It is always so brilliant and also jam-packed with amusement for me personally and my office mates to search the blog on the least thrice per week to find out the newest things you have. And of course, we’re actually astounded with your effective creative concepts you give. Selected 3 areas in this post are definitely the most suitable we’ve ever had.

  44. I needed to post you the little note just to thank you again over the awesome pointers you have discussed here. It was simply extremely generous of people like you to offer publicly precisely what a lot of people could have sold for an e book to end up making some bucks on their own, especially seeing that you might have tried it if you ever wanted. Those tactics as well worked to provide a great way to know that most people have a similar dream the same as mine to know a good deal more on the topic of this condition. I’m sure there are lots of more fun moments in the future for those who read through your blog.

  45. I in addition to my pals ended up digesting the nice tactics located on your website then at once developed a horrible suspicion I had not thanked the blog owner for them. These young men are actually joyful to read through all of them and have in effect definitely been taking pleasure in those things. Many thanks for indeed being so helpful and also for having this form of fine themes most people are really desirous to learn about. Our honest apologies for not expressing gratitude to sooner.

  46. A lot of thanks for every one of your work on this web page. My mum loves engaging in investigations and it’s really easy to understand why. Many of us know all relating to the lively medium you provide advantageous tips and hints by means of the web blog and attract contribution from other people on the content while our child has always been becoming educated a lot of things. Have fun with the rest of the year. You are carrying out a fantastic job.

  47. My spouse and i ended up being quite contented that Louis managed to conclude his researching using the ideas he was given in your web site. It’s not at all simplistic to just happen to be giving out secrets that many people may have been trying to sell. We really take into account we have got the website owner to give thanks to because of that. Those illustrations you have made, the simple blog menu, the friendships you can help to promote – it’s all impressive, and it is aiding our son in addition to our family reckon that that issue is enjoyable, and that is quite important. Many thanks for everything!

  48. I simply needed to say thanks once more. I do not know the things that I would’ve made to happen without those tricks contributed by you about my question. It became an absolute alarming crisis for me, however , being able to see the very skilled tactic you processed the issue made me to weep with contentment. I am just thankful for this assistance and even trust you recognize what a powerful job you are always accomplishing training people with the aid of your web blog. More than likely you haven’t come across any of us.

  49. Thanks a lot for giving everyone an extraordinarily marvellous opportunity to read from here. It is often so kind and as well , full of a good time for me personally and my office colleagues to search your site at minimum three times per week to read through the new issues you will have. Of course, I’m so always impressed for the amazing inspiring ideas served by you. Certain 3 areas in this posting are rather the most impressive I’ve ever had.

  50. I want to show some thanks to the writer for rescuing me from this challenge. Right after surfing around throughout the the web and finding thoughts that were not powerful, I assumed my life was over. Living devoid of the solutions to the problems you have solved all through your good website is a crucial case, and ones which could have adversely damaged my career if I had not discovered your web site. Your own personal talents and kindness in dealing with all the stuff was useful. I am not sure what I would have done if I had not come upon such a step like this. I can also now look ahead to my future. Thanks for your time very much for the high quality and effective help. I won’t think twice to propose the blog to any individual who should have tips on this situation.

  51. I not to mention my buddies appeared to be reviewing the excellent procedures on your web site and all of a sudden got an awful feeling I had not expressed respect to the blog owner for them. The young men are already totally thrilled to read all of them and already have honestly been making the most of those things. I appreciate you for genuinely simply thoughtful and then for pick out varieties of superior useful guides millions of individuals are really desperate to be informed on. My honest apologies for not expressing gratitude to you earlier.

  52. I simply wished to thank you very much once again. I do not know what I would have used in the absence of those points documented by you directly on this theme. It truly was a real fearsome issue in my view, however , considering this well-written approach you processed that forced me to weep with happiness. I’m just grateful for your guidance and then have high hopes you recognize what a powerful job you are always providing teaching people today all through a blog. I’m certain you have never met all of us.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *