Director: Wisam Al-Jafari
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Won the third-place prize at Cinefondation - Cannes Film Festival 2019
Directed by Wisam Al-Jafari who was chosen as one of Screen Daily Arab Stars of Tomorrow 2019
Featured at Festival International du Cinéma Méditerranéen de Montpellier 2019 in the official selection
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2019/ Palestine15 min/ Comedy
Two young Palestinians try to record a demo for a music competition inside a noisy, crowded refugee camp. While failing to record because of the chaos of their surroundings, they discover a creative way to allow them to meet the deadline.
Salah Abu Nima
Mohammad Al-Khmour
Screenwriter: Wisam Al-Jafari
DOP: Ibrahim Handal
Editor: Belal Abu Alia
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Production Company(ies)
Dar Al-Kalima
Saed Andoni
film festivals
Reel Palestine Film Festival, UAE
Cannes Film Festival, France
Cairo International Film Festival, Egypt
Ghent International Film Festival, Belgium
Ajyal Film Festival, Qatar
Malmo Arab Film Festival, Sweden
Bristol Palestine Film Festival, UK
Palestinian Film Festival, Australia
Cinemed: Montpellier International Festival of Mediterranean Film Festival, France
San Diego Arab Film Festival, US
AL Ard Film Festival - Sardinia
Arab Film Festival - San Francisco
Toronto Palestine Film Festival, Canada
Gabes Cinema Fen
New Filmmaker Film Festival - US
Festival International Signes de Nuit - France
Boston Palestine Film Festival, US
Karama Human Rights Film Festival
Locarno Film Festival, Switzerland
film awards
Best Short Film - San Diego Arab Film Festival 2020
Best Short Film - Al-Ard Film Festival - Sardinia 2020
Arab Film Festival - San Francisco 2020
Toronto Palestine Film Festival 2020
Gabes Cinema Fen, 2020
New Filmmaker Film Festival - Los Angeles 2019
The International Jury of the 17e Festival International Signes de Nuit - Paris 2019
Third Prize of the Cinéfondation- Cannes Film Festival 2019
Boston Palestine Film Festival 2019
Special mention - Karama Human Rights Film Festival 2019
Malmo Arab Film Festival 2019
Yousef Chaheen Award in Cinema of Tomorrow Competition 2019