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Mariam

Mariam

A Short film by Faiza Ambah

Produced by Bizibi Productions

Production year : 2015

Actors (11)

Production and distribution (2)

Executive Producer :

Bizibi Productions

Foreign production company :

SilverGrey Pictures

Synopsis

2004 in Paris. A law bans religious symbols in public schools. Mariam aged fourteen. after a pilgrimage to Mecca with her grandmother, she has decided to wear the veil. Younes, her father ordered her to remove it to go to class but she resists. During those fateful days when she has to choose between being excluded from her school and to keep the veil, she agets closer to Karim, a Muslim boy of her age who she is in love with.

 

Photos (4)

Full credits (17)

Executive Producer :

Jérôme Bleitrach

Line Producer :

Jérôme Bleitrach

Director of Photography :

Tristan Tortuyaux

Assistant Operator :

Romain Wilhelm

Production manager :

Angélique Alves

Sound Editor :

Renaud Bajeux

Music Composer :

Amine Bouhafa

Costume designer :

Joséphine Gracia

Make-up Artist :

Magalie Dumas

Assistant director :

Florence Weyne Robert

Screenwriter :

Faiza Ambah

Sound Recordist :

François Meynot

Camera Operator :

Tristan Tortuyaux

Editor :

Antoine Rodet

Continuity supervisor :

Virginie Cheval

Production Designer :

Thomas Ducos

Visual effects :

Cédric Berthier

Technical details

Short film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Drama

Themes :

Adolescence, Religion, Freedom

Production language :

French

Coproducer countries :

France, Saudi Arabia

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

Majority French (France, Saudi Arabia)

Production year :

2015

Runtime :

45 min

Visa number :

140.999

Visa issue date :

22/05/2015

Production formats :

HD 2K

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

CinemaScope

Audio format :

Dolby 5.1

Rating restrictions :

None

Posters (1)

Director

Festival Selections

Dubai International Film Festival  - 2015

Dubai International Film Festival (United Arab Emirates, 2015)

Selection

Muhr Arab Shorts Competition

Awards

Dubai International Film Festival  - 2015

Dubai International Film Festival (United Arab Emirates, 2015)

Awards

Special Prize from the Muhr Arab Shorts Competition Jury