Yosr Gasmi is a film director and producer from Tunisia. Gasmi has studied French and comparative literature in Paris IV in France and in the Ecole Normale Supérieure of Tunisia. Philosophy and theatre studies graduate Mauro Mazzocchi is a film director and producer from Italy.
Gasmi and Mazzocchi have directed and produced the film Geology of Separation which is part of DocPoint’s program. The black and white document is a poetic depiction of the endless limbo of asylum seeking. They directors have worked together before and the film situated in Northern Italy is both of their second film.
Gasmi and Mazzocchi are present in the screenings of Geology of Separation on Wed, Jan 31 and Sun, Feb 4.