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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2016 - 15.24 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2016

On the 18th of September 1982, soon after the Israeli invasion of Lebanon and during the occasion of the Sabra & Shatila massacre; Khaled, Nidal, and Salma prepare for a private mission resisting the so called “New history of the city”.

Original Title كَلَشْ
Category Official Competition
Section Generator +18
Tipology Short Film, Fiction
Duration 29' 50''
Production Year 2016
Nationality Lebanon
Directed by Bachir Abou Zeid
Screenplay Bachir Abou Zeid
Director of photography Amir Al-Fakih, Hasan Salame
Music Victor Bresse, Hadi Abilmona
Main cast Julian Farhat (Khaled)
Alaa Masri (Nidal)
Layla Ghanem (Salma)
Fidel Badran (Joud)
Mahmoud Ayyash (Youssef)
Produced by Aya Al Blouchi

Directors PhotoBachir Abou Zeid
Bachir was born in 1991, in Beirut – Lebanon. He finished his undergraduate studies in the Lebanese International University and received a Bachelor Degree in Communication Arts - Translation and Interpretation. Director and writer, ha directed two short films during his undergraduate studies. In 2014, Bachir wrote & directed his first feature film entitle MAFKOUD produced by Aya Al Blouchi- Seat 26 Productions. The film is currently in post-production. In the same year, he participated in the 48 hour film project, where his film SOLDIER 888 won the first prize in Lebanon, receiving 8 awards including Best Film and Best Directing. While working on his first feature, Bachir was awarded a full scholarship to pursue his graduate studies in Met Film School London, and graduated in October 2015 with an MA Degree in Directing. KALASH is his graduation film.

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