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Doha Film Institute Qumra
Bahiya & Mahmoud

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Bahiya & Mahmoud

Directed by Zaid Abu Hamdan

  • Jordan, United Arab Emirates, USA 2011; 14 min
  • Original version: Arabic
  • Genre: Drama, Comedy

  • From the director of DAUGHTERS OF ABDUL-RAHMAN presented at Doha Film Institute Qumra


Like every other day, 9:30 am marks the beginning of yet another unbearable day in the life of Bahiya and Mahmoud, a couple in their late years, living alone together bickering and and enduring a seemingly loveless and tough marriage. They simply can't stand each other. It is only until one day Mahmoud awakes to a quiet peaceful morning and the terrifying realization that Bahiya is gone!