Chaos. 2018. Austria/Syria/Lebanon/Qatar. Directed by Sara Fattahi. In Arabic, German; English subtitles. 95 min.
In her second full-length film, Vienna-based Syrian filmmaker Sara Fattahi delves into the inner devastation that the war in Syria continues to inflict, even for those living in exile. The visually mesmerizing and emotionally poignant story of three Syrian women trapped within their own psyches by the traumas of war, Chaos draws us into processes of profound grief and inner disengagement.