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Checkpoint

Checkpoint

A Short film by Ruben Amar

Produced by Carlito

Production year : 2010

    Synopsis

    Suleiman, a young eleven-year-old Palestinian, lives in a small village in Gaza. Each month, he accompanies his father on the ruins of a destroyed village. Although he does not understand the strange rite in which he is engaged, Suleiman feels the duty to help his father.

    Actors (6)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Carlito

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producers :

    François Aunay, Olivier Gastinel, Michaël Proença

    Director of Photography :

    David Rudoy

    Production manager :

    Noga Ginton

    Sound editors :

    Arnaud Marten, Damien Tronchot

    Production Designer :

    Noga Ben Yesha

    Sound Mixer :

    Matthieu Langlet

    Screenwriters :

    Ruben Amar, Lola Bessis

    Sound Recordist :

    Ashi Milo

    Editor :

    Frédéric Baillehaiche

    Continuity supervisor :

    Lara Shahd Zoabi

    Costume designer :

    Emily Kotlovsky

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama

    Themes :

    Countries, Politics, War, Violence

    Production language :

    Arabic, Hebrew

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2010

    Runtime :

    19 min

    Visa number :

    127.231

    Visa issue date :

    30/12/2010

    Production formats :

    HD 4K

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Stereo

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (4)

    Aix-en-Provence Tous Courts Short Film Festival - 2011

    Aix-en-Provence Tous Courts Short Film Festival (France, 2011)

    Selection

    International Competition

    Montreal World Film Festival - 2011

    Montreal World Film Festival (Canada, 2011)

    Selection (2)

    Perspectives on World Cinema

    World Cinema