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Open Doors - Locarno Film Festival
A Walnut Tree

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A Walnut Tree

Directed by Ammar Aziz

  • Pakistan 2015; 81 min
  • Original version: Pashtu
  • Genre: Documentary
    • International Jury Coup de Coeur, Critic's Prize - FI de Cinémas d'Asie de Vesoul
    • FIPRESCI Award for Best Director - Istanbul Documentary Days

  • From the director of DISCOUNT WORKERS presented at Open Doors - Locarno Film Festival

Synopsis

An old man reminisces about a distant homeland. He wants to return. Internally displaced as a result of the ongoing war between the Pakistan army and the Taliban and forced to live in a camp, the family is caught between memories of what life was, an insecure present and a bleak future.

Production

  • SAMAAJ

    Ammar Aziz 

  • AAKAR

    Rahul Roy