Light Upon Light

International Premiere

Egypt, Denmark | English, Arabic | Color | 78 m
Subtitles: English

A philosophical field trip from Cairo, along the Nile and into the desert in search for what light means as a religious concept in recent years in Egypt.


Christian Suhr

Bio: A director and professor at the Department of Anthropology, Aarhus University, Denmark. His collaboration with the Cairo-based film collective Hassala Films started in 2014. LIGHT UPON LIGHT is their first film together. Christian Suhr’s previous work focused on religious healing in Denmark and Papua New Guinea.