Synopsis: Through a series of vignettes from the ancient and war-torn Levant, WILD IS THE SPRING captures moments in the lives of diverse ethnic communities who struggle to survive when life descends into chaos.
About the Filmmaker: ADLA MASSOUD is a seasoned journalist, news producer and independent filmmaker specializing in international affairs and humanitarian crises. In her 28 years as a journalist, Adla reported and produced for international media outlets. As a filmmaker, Adla’s interests lay in telling intimate and character-driven stories that illuminate events of larger social and geopolitical consequence. WILD IS THE SPRING is Adla’s first short documentary.