Brotherhood

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Brotherhood

Directed by Meryam Joobeur

  • Canada, Tunisia, Qatar, Sweden 2018; 25 min
  • Original version: Arabic, English
  • Genre: Drama
    • Best Canadian Short - Toronto IFF
    • Best Canadian Short Public Prize - Festival du Nouveau Cinéma
    • Tanis D’or - Best Fiction Short - Journées Cinématographiques de Carthage
    • ZBK Audience Award - Winterthur International Short FF
    • Audience Award - Festival Images en Vues
    • Methexis Award Best Short - MedFilm Festival
    • Best Canadian Short - FICFA
    • Canadian Shortwork Award - AWFJ EDA Best Female-Directed Short Award - Whistler IFF

Synopsis

Mohamed is a hardened shepherd living in rural Tunisia with his wife and two sons. Mohamed is deeply shaken when his oldest son Malik returns home after a long journey with a mysterious new wife. Tension between father and son rises over three days until reaching a breaking point.

Production

  • CINETELEFILMS

     

  • MIDI LA NUIT

     

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