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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2015 - 17.26 July

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Category: Edition 2015

Yousif desperately wants to go to university in New York City, so when the school he has applied to accepts him, he starts getting ready for the big move to the USA. His father, however, is opposed to the idea of his son going to a land where he will not be respected.

Original Title AMREEKA LAA!
Category Out of competition
Section Made in Qatar
Tipology Short Film
Duration 15'
Production Year 2014
Nationality Qatar
Directed by Hind Al-Ansari
Screenplay Hind Al-Ansari
Director of photography Jaber Al-Mansoor
Editor Hind Al-Ansari
Music Mohammed Al-Mulla, Aj Hochhalter
Main cast Ibrahim Al-Merza
Abdulla Al-Harbi
Rashid Al-Sheeb
Mohammed Al-Hamadi
Produced by Hind Al-Ansari, Salman Al-Muhannadi

amre-regHind Al Ansari
Hind Al Ansari was born in Doha in 1990. She developed her interest in film as an undergraduate of Northwestern University in Qatar. She produced her first film, 3AWDAT SALMAN, with her partner Sarah Sabry. AMREEKA LAA! is her second film. She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University.

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