HABIBI has won the NETPAC Award at 05th Bangaluru International Film Festival, India 22 - 27 December, 2012

Aditya Sunday February 17, 2013

HABIBI (Habibi Rasak Kharban) (Darling, Something's Wrong with Your Head) (Palestine / 2011 / colour / 85 mts) directed by Ms.Susan Youssef 

NETPAC Jury: Wong Tuck Chong (Malaysia)  Chairperson Ms. Jocelyne Saab (Film maker from Lebanon)  N.Shashidhara (Film society activist from India) 

Citation: " For the director's artistry in creating mise-en-scene and characterisation to highlight the problem of extremism in the modern world through the story of two ill-fated lovers adapted from the 7th epic poem Majnun Layla, and transposed to the Palestine-Israeli conflict."

Print source: Production companies: S.Y. Films, Dubai Media and Entertainment Organization  Sales agent: Paradigm


Sun Shaoyi (1961 - 13th Aug. 2019) Shaoyi Photo It is with great sadness that we inform you of the demise of our senior NETPAC member, Prof SUN Shaoyi (孙绍谊) on 13th Aug 2019. Born in 1961, Prof. SUN Shaoyi did a Masters and a Ph.D from the University of Southern California (USC). He was Professor of Film and Media Studies at Shanghai Theater Academy (STA), taught Chinese film and literature at USC, University of California at Irvine, National Chung Hsing University (Taiwan), Shanghai University and New York University in Shanghai. Read More...