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Northern Road

A Short film by Carlos Chahine

Produced by 13 Productions

Production year : 2008

    Synopsis

    Karim, in his forties, has been living in France since early adolescence. For the first time since those years, he returns to Lebanon to accompany his father's corpse from Beirut to their native village.

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    13 Productions

    Full credits (9)

    Executive Producer :

    Samuel Chauvin

    Director of Photography :

    Jacques Bouquin

    Editor :

    Gladys Joujou

    Production designer :

    Marina Sfeir

    Additional Music :

    Michel Jonasz, Domenico Scarletti

    Screenwriter :

    Carlos Chahine

    Sound Recordist :

    Chady Roukoz

    Sound Editor :

    Rana Eid

    Sound Mixer :

    Florent Lavallée

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    Arabic, French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2008

    Runtime :

    25 min

    Visa number :

    118.766

    Visa issue date :

    22/06/2009

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby DTS

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    News

    Festival Selections (8)

    Sydney - Film Festival - 2009

    Sydney - Film Festival (Australia, 2009)

    Selection

    Official Competition

    Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival - 2009

    Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival (France, 2009)

    Selection (2)

    National Competition

    International Competition

    Dubai International Film Festival  - 2008

    Dubai International Film Festival (United Arab Emirates, 2008)

    Selection

    Muhr Arab Shorts Competition

    Locarno International Film Festival - 2008

    Locarno International Film Festival (Switzerland, 2008)

    Selection

    International Competition: Leopards of Tomorrow

    Awards (2)

    Dubai International Film Festival  - 2008

    Dubai International Film Festival (United Arab Emirates, 2008)

    Awards

    Award for Best Film in the Muhr Arab Shorts Competition