The Baklava Man

Mamoun Al Homsi, AKA "The Baklava Man", is well-known in Vancouver for selling delicious baklava outside of skytrain stations. However few people realize that he is a former Syrian MP, who was jailed 5 years for speaking out against human rights abuses, as well as a prominent figure in the Syrian revolution. This short documentary portrait will dive into the multifaceted life of Mr. Homsi.