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Director: Ahmed Festok
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The film won the Best Short Film Award from the Egyptian National Film Festival
Ahmed’s first film Stray (2015) was part of the Carthage Film Festival’s official documentary competition.
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2017/ Egypt - Syria29 min/ Drama
Original Title
Fawk
SYNOPSIS
Between the dark reality of an Egyptian girl who is surrounded by grief, loneliness and fear, a young Syrian sneaks into the roof of her house after escaping from the agony of the war in his country. The encounter between them becomes in another world where they both redeem themselves from what they are in.
CAST
Khaled Osman
Sherihan Kotb
CREW
Screenwriter: Ahmed Festok
DOP: Joseph Karam
Editor: Omar Nagib
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Production Company(ies)
Soora Films
Producer(s)
Hatem Ali
film festivals
Egyptian National Film Festival, Egypt
film awards
Best Short Film