Whether Charafeddine is measuring the lightness of witnessing horror, as the title suggests, or the weight of compassion, as Kundera describes in his seminal work on the fleetingness of life and love, "The Unbearable Lightness of Being," Charafeddine's photographs are a moving look not only first-hand violence, but its effect on others, even at a distance.
What does ULOB stand for?
ULOB stands for Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988 movie)
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His topics include the will to enjoyment, the unbearable lightness of being the proletariat, shame and subversion, democracy under duress, and the invisible rabbit inside the hat.
The Unbearable Lightness of Being turned him into a sex symbol in 1988.
In Milan Kundera's first two novels written in exile, The Book of Laughter and Forgetting (1978) and The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1984), we notice quite a different use of the locality names of Prague.
To play a Czech womaniser in The Unbearable Lightness Of Being (1988), he learned the language.
Finally, in The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1984), Milan Kundera elaborated on this aspect of kitsch in his evocation of an authoritarian society in which "all answers are given in advance.