Revisiting Hesitation places the viewer in a trap where a decision is being made and unmade in the consciousness and subconsciousness of a man being prepared for battle. The spectator is locked in a loop, floating over a city whose people cannot bury their beloved. Instead, they rehearse their funerals the night before their departure to battle.
Roy Dib, born in 1983, works and lives in Beirut. On both formal and conceptual levels, artist and filmmaker Roy Dib challenges common notions of space and boundary, weaving together archival material, scripted text and hypothetical circumstances to chronicle the political narratives of our day.