Tala'vision

Director: Murad Abu Eisheh
Rights:
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Selected for the Semi Final round of the student Oscars
The first time for a medium-length film to win two awards at Max Ophuls Film Festival in Germany
Granted by The Jordan Film Fund in its fourth cycle
Selected to take part within Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market.
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2020/ Germany, Jordan28 min/ Drama, War
Original Title
Tala’vision
SYNOPSIS
Trapped in a war ridden reality, eight-year-old Tala finds solace and freedom in a forbidden television. However, the secret TV becomes a matter of life and death.
CAST
Aesha Balasem
Ziad Bakri
Khalid Al Tarifi
CREW
Screenwriter: Murad Abu Eisheh
DOP: Philip Henze
Editor: Quirin Grimm
Producers: Philipp Maurice Raube
Esther Busch
Gabriel Waldvogel
Jude Kawwa
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Production Company(ies)
Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
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Producer(s)
Philipp Maurice Raube
Esther Busch
Gabriel Waldvogel
Jude Kawwa
film festivals
First Steps Awards, Germany
Max Ophüls Prize Film Festival, Germany
Rhode Island International Film Festival, USA
Bundesfestival Junger Film
Portland Film Festival, USA
film awards
Michael Ballhaus Prize – First Steps Awards, Germany
Max Ophüls Jury prize for best mid-long film at Max Ophüls Prize Film Festival, Germany
Max Ophüls Audience prize at Max Ophüls Prize Film Festival, Germany
1st Prize for a Live Action Short Film at Flicker's Rhode Island International Film Festival