Official Selection - Shorts 11' - 2022 - Drama, Short - Dialogue: Arabic
Director: Mustafa Khaled With: Youssef Firas Faisal, Yunus Abdel Karim
This short film is part of A Film School in Mosul.
A young boy works on a crossroad in Mosul, trying to sell small goods to car drivers. One day, he meets a man in a fancy car promising him a better life. Ali, only 7 years old, gets in. Moments later, he realises he is in grave danger, but it’s too late. In the final scene, we see the rich man coming out of a destroyed house. He’s fixing his pants. The boy comes out moments later, his eyes filled with tears.
Youssef Firas Faisal, Yunus Abdel Karim
Diana Faisal, Mustafa Khaled
Director of Photography
Mustafa Khaled, Ryan Shehab
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