Tarakeeb (2020)

Shadow theater


An Egyptian pigeon trainer and his pigeon migrate from Sayeda Zeinab (Cairo) to the Seine-Saint-Denis suburbs of Paris, and struggle to adapt to their new environment.

Tarakeeb explores themes of freedom, and exile, and migration between France and the Middle East.


Directed by: Nini Ayach / Artistic Director: Hany Hommos / Sound and Music: Abdallah Abozekry

A production of Hékau puppetry company. www.hekau.fr

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