60 episodes educational animation TV Series for children and preteens featuring the animation version of the Arabic Sesame Street puppet character "Malsoun"
Produced by: Gulf Cooperation Council – Joint program production institution.
Art production:blue.dar production 2011- 2012.
HELP e.V Syria organized an animation workshop created and undertaken by "blue.dar" production and financed by the German Foreign office 2011.
The animation workshop trained about 40 children and young adults who were forced by the war to leave their homes and refuge to Syria. This workshop united those children in their dark memories of war and destruction, and yet it build up hopes for return to their homelands.
The workshop produced:
1 -Short animation movie, contained stories of the children of a distinct age group. Each child has chosen a story from his \ her own memory box, wrote it, recorded the sound of the animation ,draw the characters, and turned it into animation bringing it once again to life
2 -A comic book that contains stories and drawings made by the children.
Two short documentaries, financed by the German Foreign office, Implementation: HELP e.V. Germany – Damascus Office 2011, Concept/ Excusive producer: blue.dar production- Syria. Stories about children and young adults, they forced by the war to leave their countries and refuge to Syria.
2d animation feature film, under production.
Illustration and collage artwork by Sulafa Hijazi, the work has been shown in some exhibitions and websites such as:
2013, The round tower, Copenhagen.
2013, The festival of Cinema Africano, Milan.
2013, Rich Mix Gallery, London.
2012, Carbaret Voltarie, Zurich. Curated by Rayelle Niemann.
2013 The official website of the 'Center Pompidou Paris'.
2013 The official website of 'Mashalla news' Beirut.
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