Wild is the Spring

Nominated for

Best Short Documentary

Directed by

Adla Massoud

21' • United States • 2021

Wild is the Spring film captures moments in the lives of diverse ethnic communities in the Levant who struggle to survive when life descends into chaos. We witness the protagonists’ struggles from genocide to dislocation and disillusionment to courage and endurance. Each of these moving stories illuminates events of larger social and geopolitical consequence and convey the triumph of the human spirit.