Midnight Traveler

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Midnight Traveler

Directed by Hassan Fazili

  • USA, United Kingdom, Qatar, Canada 2019; 87 min
  • Original version: Persian, English
  • Genre: Documentary
    • Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention - Berlin IFF
    • World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award - Sundance FF
    • Special Jury Award - Thessaloniki Documentary FF
    • Grand Angle Audience Award - Visions du Réel
    • McBaine Documentary Feature Award - San Francisco IFF
    • Grand Jury Special Mention - Sheffield Doc/Fest

Press Quotes

Hassan Fazili's urgent documentary about his family's exodus from Afghanistan gives a human face to a global refugee crisis.

Scott Tobias, Variety

This is a portrait of systemic global failure towards the world’s most vulnerable.

Carmen Gray, Modern Times Review

Articles

Film Review: ‘Midnight Traveler’

Scott Tobias, Variety

Review: Midnight Traveler

Kaleem Aftab, Cineuropa

The art of displacement: Mobiles on the migrant trail

Carmen Gray, Modern Times Review