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A Son

A Short film by Amal Bedjaoui

Produced by ML Productions

Production year : 2003

    Synopsis

    Selim, a young man adrift, is a transvestite and a prostitute who desperately longs for his father's love. Omar, his father, lives a secluded life of grief and has never recovered from the loss of his wife. Like two lonely ships, they pass silently without ever really connecting. Only destiny will bring father ans son together... a little too late.

    Actors (4)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    ML Productions

    French distribution :

    Eurozoom

    Photos

    Full credits (10)

    Executive Producer :

    Amal Bedjaoui

    Director of Photography :

    Nara Keo Kosal

    Editor :

    Gwénaëlle Mallauran

    Music Composers :

    Matthieu Charter, Khalil Chahine, Luther Allison, Scorn (Groupe)

    French distributor :

    Amel Lacombe

    Screenwriters :

    Amal Bedjaoui, Isabelle Pichaud

    Sound Recordist :

    Pascal Lesaulnier

    Production Designer :

    Chloé Trévelot

    Costume designer :

    Judy Shrewsbury

    Sound Mixer :

    François Groult

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Psychological comedy

    Themes :

    Family, Violence

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    2003

    Runtime :

    58 min

    Visa number :

    107.052

    Visa issue date :

    24/11/2003

    Production formats :

    Super 16

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (7)

    Göteborg International Film Festival - 2004

    Göteborg International Film Festival (Sweden, 2004)

    Selection


    Cork Film Festival (Corona) - 2003

    Cork Film Festival (Corona) (Ireland, 2003)

    Selection

    Out of Competition Program

    Montreal World Film Festival - 2003

    Montreal World Film Festival (Canada, 2003)

    Selection

    European Cinema

    Venice International Film Festival  - 2003

    Venice International Film Festival (Italy, 2003)

    Selection

    New Territories

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