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“It was a war in the Square. It was not a revolution,” says one of the young revolutionary subjects in Jehane Noujaim’s award winning 2013 Sundance Film Festival documentary The Square.  Set in the volatile epicenter of the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, the film viscerally acquaints audiences with Egyptian dissenters’ struggle for democracy through footage captured by each of the subjects of the film, all while underscoring the significance of social media as it empowers individual voices in the digital age.Learn more about the Sundance supported Oscar nominated The Square and director Jehane Noujaim here.Film stills/photos by Muhammad Hamdy, Cressida Trew, and Stephen Speckman

“It was a war in the Square. It was not a revolution,” says one of the young revolutionary subjects in Jehane Noujaim’s award winning 2013 Sundance Film Festival documentary The Square.  Set in the volatile epicenter of the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, the film viscerally acquaints audiences with Egyptian dissenters’ struggle for democracy through footage captured by each of the subjects of the film, all while underscoring the significance of social media as it empowers individual voices in the digital age.

Learn more about the Sundance supported Oscar nominated The Square and director Jehane Noujaim here.

Film stills/photos by Muhammad Hamdy, Cressida Trew, and Stephen Speckman



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