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The Silence

The Silence

A Short film by Farnoosh Samadi, Ali Asgari

Production year : 2016

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Actresses (3)

Production and distribution (3)

Co-production :

Filmo

Film exports/foreign sales :

Manifest

Foreign production company :

Kino Produzioni

Synopsis

Fatima and her mother are Kurdish refugees in Italy. During a medical visit, Fatima must translate what the doctor tells her mother, but the young woman remains silent.

Photos (3)

Full credits (12)

Screenwriters :

Ali Asgari, Farnoosh Samadi

Co-producer :

Olivier Chantriaux

Sound Recordist :

Daniele De Angelis

Editor :

Mauro Rossi

Production Designer :

Ilaria Sadun

Costume designer :

Lavinia Bonsignore

Foreign Producer :

Giovanni Pompili

Director of Photography :

Alberto Marchiori

Production manager :

Lisa Riccardi

Sound Editor :

Lionel Guenoun

Music Composer :

Matti Paalen

Sound Mixer :

Lionel Guenoun

Technical details

Short film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Psychological drama

Themes :

Illness, Family, Minorities, Communication

Production language :

Kurdish, Italian, English

Coproducer countries :

Italy, France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

Minority French (Italy, France)

Production year :

2016

Runtime :

15 min

Visa number :

144.530

Visa issue date :

05/08/2016

Production formats :

HD 4K

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.85

Audio format :

Dolby 5.1

Rating restrictions :

None

Posters (2)

Directors (2)

Festival Selections (15)

Curtacinema - 2016

Curtacinema (Brazil, 2016)

Selection

International Competition

Leeds International Film Festival - 2016

Leeds International Film Festival (Great Britain, 2016)

Selection

Louis Le Prince International Competition

Tangier Mediterranean Short Film Festival - 2016

Tangier Mediterranean Short Film Festival (Morocco, 2016)

Selection

International Competition

Cannes International Film Festival - 2016

Cannes International Film Festival (France, 2016)

Selection

Official Competition - Short Films

Awards (4)

Berlin International Short Film Festival (Interfilm) - 2016

Berlin International Short Film Festival (Interfilm) (Germany, 2016)

Awards

Berlin-Brandenburg Short Award -  Best Film

Leeds International Film Festival - 2016

Leeds International Film Festival (Great Britain, 2016)

Awards

Louis Le Prince Prize for Best International Short Film