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A Man Returned

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Synopsis

Reda’s dreams of escaping the Palestinian refugee camp of Ain El-Helweh ended after being deported from Greece. He returned with a heroin addiction. The camp was being torn apart by internal strife. Against all odds he decides to marry his childhood sweetheart.
A love story, as bittersweet as the camp itself.
Official Selection Berlinale 2016 - Berlinale Shorts

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Details

Year
2016
Type of film
Shorts
Running Time
30 mins
Director
Mahdi Fleifel
Producer
Patrick Campbell, Mahdi Fleifel; Assistant Producer: Maartje Alders
Editor
Michael Aaglund
Screenwriter
Mahdi Fleifel
Director of Photography
Mahdi Fleifel
Sound
Dario Swade; Re-recording Mixer: Ben Baird
Principal Cast
Reda Al-Saleh
Digital Intermediate
Dirty Looks (Colourist - Gareth Bishop, Digital Intermediate Producer - Maria Stroka)

Genre

Production Company

UK, Netherlands, Denmark coproduction

Nakba FilmWorks with support from Screen Institute Beirut, Danish Film Workshop

Nakba FilmWorks
Patrick Campbell
450 Kingsland Road
London
E8 4AE
+44 (0)7852 840462
patrick@nakbafilmworks.com
http://www.nakbafilmworks.com

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Company

3.14 *Collectif (CA)
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Canada
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