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Deaf Day

A Short film by Rana Kazkaz, Anas Khalaf

Produced by Les Films de Zayna

Production year : 2011

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Executive Producer :

Les Films de Zayna

Foreign production company :

Synéastes Films

Co-production :

Sombrero Films


Damascus, Syria. A mother prepares her five-year-old, deaf and dumb son, to go out of her room to venture outside and learn to manage to understand the world. But it is finally the child who teaches to his mother the value of silence.


Adaptation from the play Deaf Day de Leslie Ayvazian.

Full credits (12)

Executive Producer :

Palmyre Badinier

Screenwriters :

Rana Kazkaz, Anas Khalaf

Director of Photography :

Luca Casavola

Production Manager :

Michael Shagoury

Sound Editor :

François Fayard

Production Designer :

Nour Al Nader

Line Producer :

Nicolas Leprêtre

Co-producers :

Thomas Verhaeghe, Alain Benguigui

Sound Recordist :

Paul Maernoudt

Editor :

Enrica Gattolini-Ordonneau

Continuity supervisor :

Layla Khalaf

Sound mixer :

Laure Arto

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Short film

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Themes :

Minorities, Childhood, Communication

Production language :

Arabic, Sign language

Coproducer countries :

France, Syria

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Nationality :

Majority French (France, Syria)

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Runtime :

15 min

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Directors (2)

Festival Selections (2)