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Completed - ARABIC - Drama - 98 minutes

Log Line

In occupied Palestine, sensitive young Omar must face painful choices about life and manhood after he participates in a deadly act of resistance with childhood friends… A tragic love story from the award-winning director of PARADISE NOW (Golden Globe, Independent Spirit, Oscar nominee).

Previous markets

  • Cannes 2013 (Premiere)
  • Toronto 2013 (Screening)
Full history

Year of production : 2013

Director(s) : Hany ABU-ASSAD
Writer(s) : Hany ABU-ASSAD
Cast : Adam BAKRI, Samer BISHARA, Ehab HOURANI, Leem LUBANI, Waleed ZUAITER

Producer(s) : Waleed ZUAITER, David GERSON, Hany ABU-ASSAD

Production

Country(ies) : PALESTINE

Distributors

CANADA Jan 01, 1753 MÉTROPOLE FILMS DISTRIBUTION
COLOMBIA Jan 01, 1753 CINE COLOMBIA S.A.
CROATIA Jan 01, 1753 MEDITERRANEAN FILM FESTIVAL SPLIT
CZECH REPU Jan 01, 1753 AEROFILMS
EGYPT Jan 01, 1753 MAD SOLUTIONS
EGYPT Jan 01, 1753 MAD SOLUTIONS
FRANCE Jan 01, 1753 PRETTY PICTURES
HONG KONG Jan 01, 1753 EDKO FILMS LTD
NETHERLAND Jan 01, 1753 SEPTEMBER FILM DISTRIBUTION
PORTUGAL Jan 01, 1753 ALAMBIQUE
SWITZERLAN Jan 01, 1753 CINEWORX GMBH
TAIWAN Jan 01, 1753 CINEPLEX DEVELOPMENT CO.
TURKEY Jan 01, 1753 FILMARTI FILM
UNITED KIN Jan 01, 1753 SODA PICTURES
USA Jan 01, 1753 PALMERA INTERNATIONAL
USA Jan 01, 1753 REQUIRED VIEWING
USA Jan 01, 1753 DADA FILMS

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Festivals and Awards

Cannes 2013 Un Certain Regard
Toronto - TIFF 2013 Special Presentation
BAFICI (Buenos Aires) 2014 Human Rights Competition


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