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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2011 - 12.21 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2011


Two small homeless Kurdish brothers see Superman in the town’s first movie theatre and decide they are going to the US to live with him.



Due fratellini curdi senza casa vedono Superman al primo cinema della loro città. Immediatamente decidono di raggiungere gli Stati Uniti per poter vivere con il loro eroe.


Original Title BEKAS
Category Official Competition
Section Generator +13
Tipology Short Film
Duration 29'
Production Year 2010
Nationality Iraq, Sweden
Directed by Karzan Kader
Screenplay Piotr Marciniak, Karzan Kader
Script Piotr Marciniak, Karzan Kader
Director of photography Johan Holmqvist
Editor Sebastian Ringler
Music Juhana Lehtiniemi
Main cast Shwan Mohamad
Adbulrahman Mohamad
Ata Hama Salih
Navzad Majid
Sifa Kamran
Produced by Glenn Lund

bekas regKarzan Kader
Karzan Kader was born 1982 in Suleymania, Kurdistan. During the Iraq war in 1990, eight-year old Kader and his family left Kurdistan for Europe. In 2007 he entered the National Film School of Sweden (Dramatiska Institutet), in the department of directing. He has directed several short films including THE PIE CAN (2008), CANDYBAR (2008) and MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN (2009).


Karzan Kader
Karzan Kader è nato 1982 a Suleymania, nel Kurdistan. Durante la guerra in Iraq nel 1990, Kader, che allora aveva 8 anni, si trasferisce con la sua famiglia in Europa. Nel 2007 entra alla Scuola Nazionale di Cinema di Svezia (Dramatiska Institutet), nel Dipartimento di Regia. Ha diretto diversi cortometraggi, tra cui THE PIE CAN (2008), CANDYBAR (2008) e MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN (2009).


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