Ahmad Joudeh

Dance or Die

Ahmad Joudeh

Dance or Die


Documentary and Reportage by Roozbeh Kaboly

Documentary "Dance Or Die" (2018)

Documentary “Dance Or Die” (witfilm & NTR)

Roozbeh Kaboly, a Dutch documentary filmmaker,  followed the life of Ahmad Joudeh from July 2016 to October 2017.

In 2016 and 2017, a series of 3 reports by Roozbeh Kaboly were broadcast in a news programme “Nieuwsuur” in ine of The Dutch National TV channels NOS. (For details, scroll down on this page.)

Summarising theese reports and combining a further follow-up, Roozbeh Kaboly made a documentary “Dance Or Die” (premiere 18 March 2018).

The processes for filming these documentaties are described in the autobiography of Ahmad Joudeh, "Danza o Muori"

2019 International Emmy® Award Winner

On 25 November 2019, it was announced that “Dance Or Die” won one of 2019 International Emmy® Awards, one in the category of  Arts Programming.

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Reportage 1 ©NTR

Reportage 2 ©NTR

Reportage 3 ©NTR

Reportage by Roozbeh Kaboly in Dutch TV News Programme (2016, 2017)

Roozbeh Kaboly made a series of reports about the life of Ahmad Joudeh for a news programme “Nieuwsuur” of The Dutch National TV.

Reportage 1 (2016.08.06)
Ahmad Joudeh's life in Syria

Reportage 2 (2016.12.03)
Ahmad Joudeh moves to Amsterdam

Reportage 3 (2017.01.09)
Ahmad Joudeh's first months in Europe

If you are interested in broadcasting the documentariy/reportages or using some parts of them in your productions, please contact Dutch CORE: www.dutch-core.com

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