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Wajib  (Duty)

Palestine  ·  2017  ·  DCP  ·  Color  ·  96'  ·  o.v. Arabic

Abu Shadi is a divorced father and a school teacher in his mid-60s living in Nazareth. After his daughter’s wedding in one month he will be living alone. Shadi, his architect son, arrives from Rome after years abroad to help his father in hand delivering the wedding invitations as per local Palestinian custom. As the estranged pair spend the day together, the tense details of their relationship come to a head challenging their fragile and very different lives.

Screenings
Saturday 5 | 8 | 2017  ·  14:00  ·  Palexpo (FEVI)  ·  Sub. English,French
Sunday 6 | 8 | 2017  ·  22:00  ·  La Sala  ·  Sub. English,French
Monday 7 | 8 | 2017  ·  11:00  ·  PalaVideo  ·  Sub. English
Wednesday 9 | 8 | 2017  ·  19:00  ·  Cinema Rialto 3  ·  Sub. English
Director
Annemarie Jacir
Cast
Mohammad Bakri Saleh Bakri Maria Zreik Leila Bakri
Producer
Ossama Bawardi
Cinematography
Antoine Heberle
Costumes
Hamada Atallah
Screenplay
Annemarie Jacir
Editing
Jacques Comets
Art Director
Nael Kanj
Production
Philistine Films

Philistine Films
info@philistinefilms.com
Coproduction
JBA Production

Cactus World Films

Metafora Productions

Klinkerfilm

Ciudad Lunar

Ape&Bjørn

Snow Globe Film

Schortcut Films
World Sales
Pyramide International
sales@pyramidefilms.com
Swiss Distributor
trigon-film
info@trigon-film.org

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