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Film Fest Gent - A Man Returned
A Man Returned (2016) (2015-2016 EFA Nominated Shorts)

director: Mahdi Fleifel

composer: Jóhann Jóhannsson
With: Reda Al-Saleh

duration: 30 minutes
Short, Documentary

Shorts - EFA-nominated European Shorts

Screening dates
Sales start at 22 Sep 13:00
Film Fest Gent - A Man Returned

In the presence of: Giedre Žickytė, Patrick Campbell, Detsky Graffam, Mahdi Fleifel, Florian Grolig, Manon Coubia, Juan Pablo Libossart, Lyubo Yonchev, Keina Espiñeira, Samuel Lampaert

A wedding bears a family's last hope of their son's salvation. A dream that has to sprout and grow in the hard reality of a refugee camp.

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director: Mahdi Fleifel
composer: Jóhann Jóhannsson
producer: Mahdi Fleifel
screenplay: Mahdi Fleifel
Editor: Michael Aaglund
Cinematography: Mahdi Fleifel

production company: Nakba Filmworks

More info

subtitles: Eng subt.
country: United Kingdom - Denmark - Netherlands - Lebanon
year: 2016


MAHDI FLEIFEL: Shadi in the Beautiful Well (2003, short), Hamoudi & Emil (2004, short), Harrisons: Monday's Arms (2007, video), The Writer (2007, short), Arafat & I (2008, short), 4 weeks (2009, short), Time Travel for F*ckwits (2010, short), A World Not Ours (2012), Xenos (2014, short), Suspended Time 'Zaman Muaalaq' (2014, short), A Man Returned (2016, short).

Technical Specs

format: DCP


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