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Ave Maria

Ave Maria

A Short film by Basil Khalil

Produced by Incognito Films

Production year : 2015

Actors (5)

Production and distribution (3)

Associate production company :

Incognito Films

Film exports/foreign sales :

Ouat Media

Foreign production company :

Flying Moon Filmproduktion


The Nuns of the Sisters of Mercy Convent, in the middle of the West Bank wilderness, have their daily routine of silence and prayer disrupted when a family of Jewish settlers come knocking at their door for help after crashing into the convent’s wall.​

Photos (4)

Full credits (13)

Executive Producer :

Éric Dupont

Associate producer :

Suha Arraf

Foreign Producer :

Helge Albers

Sound recordists :

Ibrahim Zaher, Matthieu Choux

Sound Editor :

Matthieu Choux

Music Composer :

Jamie Serafi

Sound Mixer :

Christophe Leroy

Producer :

Éric Fantone

Screenwriter :

Basil Khalil

Director of Photography :

Eric Mizrahi

Editor :

Basil Khalil

Production Designer :

Bashar Hassoun

Costume designer :

Chris Issa

Technical details

Short film

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Production language :

Arabic, Hebrew, English

Coproducer countries :

France, Germany, Palestine

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Nationality :

Majority French (France, Germany, Palestine)

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Runtime :

14 min 44 seconds

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Audio format :

Dolby 5.1

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Posters (1)


News (6)

Festival Selections (15)

Awards (3)