NIGHT
NIGHT

NIGHT

Director Ahmad Saleh

Production year 2021

Length 15min.

Country Qatar/Jordan/Germany/Palestine

screenings

11 Jul 2022 17.30 Cinema House, Grand Hall
13 Jul 2022 13․00 Cinema House, Grand Hall

SYNOPSIS

The dust of war keeps the eyes sleepless. Night brings peace and sleep to all the people in the broken town. Only the eyes of the mother of the missing child stay resilient. Night must trick her into sleeping to save her soul.

Awards

Special Jury Prize | Torino FF, Italy, 2021

Anhar Award | Karama Human Rights FF, Jordan, 2021

Best Animated Work | American Documentary FF and Film Fund, USA, 2022

Golden Horseman | Dresden FF, Germany, 2022

Grand Prix | Regard: Festival International Du Court Métrage Au Saguenay, Canada, 2022

CAST & CREW

Ahmad Saleh
Ahmad Saleh

Director

Producer(s)

Fabian Driehorst

Script

Ahmad Saleh

Director of Photography

Saed Saleh

Music by

Suad Bushnaq

Sound

David Black, Marcus Zilz

Edit

Ahmad Saleh

Cast

Hiam Abbass, Rafia H. Oraidi, Salma Saleh

Production company(ies)

Fabian & Fred, ses-studio

Ahmad Saleh

He is a Palestinian/German writer and director. His first film House (2012) was nominated for the German Short Film Award and his second film Ayny (2016) won the Student Academy Award. Recently he finished his third short film Night and is developing his first feature.


Filmography

House (short, 2012), Ayny - My Second Eye (short, 2016), Night (short, 2021).

FILMS 2022