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Northern Road

A Short film by Carlos Chahine

Produced by 13 Productions

Production year : 2008

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Actors (5)

Production and distribution

Executive Producer :

13 Productions

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.

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)

Lutin Short Film Awards - 2010

Lutin Short Film Awards (France, 2010)

Selection

Fiction Films Nominated

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