Truce

Director: Saleh Khataybeh
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The film received the Jordan Film Fund’s (JFF) support.
The film explores the essence of humanity through a contemplation between a relationship between two strangers.
The film received 4 awards, including The Golden Olive Branch Award at Jerusalem International Film Festival.
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2020/ Jordan29 min/ Drama
Original Title
Hodnah
SYNOPSIS
The power of destiny gathers two strangers, a car, and a donkey in the middle of the Jordanian desert. The two men are totally from different worlds. Over a silly misunderstanding, they start a fight which turns to be a life-or-death situation, during a journey where they struggle to stay human.
CAST
Ishaq Elias
Hasan Alhwetat
CREW
Screenwriter: Saleh Khataybeh
DOP: Ahmad Saif
Editor: Adam Abu Snainh
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Production Company(ies)
Jwan Media Production and Distribution
Producer(s)
Sa'ed Arouri
film festivals
Jerusalem International Film Festival, Palestine
International Short and Independent Film Festival, Dhaka
film awards
Best Indie Short at the Independent Shorts Awards
The Golden Olive Branch Award at Jerusalem International Film Festival
Best Foreign-Language Film of the Month (Special Jury Mention) at the Independent Shorts Awards
Best First Time Director at the Independent Shorts Awards