Wada'

Prediction

 
A close relative has disappeared in the Syrian war region. Ibrahim, an instrument maker and family man, enters a struggle with his feelings of responsibility towards his family back home. The war is thousands of kilometers away, and yet destroys everything.

Director's Biography
KHALED JAMAL MZHER, born in 1984, graduated from the Institute of Dramatic Arts in Damascus, Syria in 2007. He moved to Poland to study at the Polish National Film School in Łódź. Since 2012, he studies directing at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (dffb). Wada’ won the Short Film Corner Award at the San Sebastián International Film Festival 2015.
Cinema Next Europe 2016
Khaled Mzher
Germany 2015
color
29 minutes
OV with English subtitles
Screenplay Khaled Mzher
Cinematography Alexander Haßkerl
Editing Khaled Mzher, Beatrice Babin
Producer(s) Myriam Eichler (DE)
Premierenstatus / Premiere Status
Austrian Premiere

gemeinsam mit / together with
MAMA / Father
DA JE KUĆA DOBRA I VUK BI JE IMAO/ No Wolf Has a House
(Programm / Program WOLVES)