Yussuf, an Egyptian LGBTQ activist, escaped persecution in his country and moved to Beirut when only 16yrs old. He's been searching for a home since.

Part of The Human Link, an online interactive documentary series.


2019 Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM)

2019 Los Angeles New Media Film Festival

2018 UN's Global Migration Film Festival

About the project:

Blurring the lines between visual portraits and traditional documentaries, The Human Link combines verité filming, interviews, travel notes, and pictures to put forth a nuanced perspective on what it means to be human.

Poetry: Edwin Bodney