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Arafat & I

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ABOUT THE FILM

Marwan is a Palestinian in love. He's finally met Lisa, the girl he's going to marry. Everything about her is perfect - she was even born on the same day as Chairman Arafat! But does Lisa know the significance of this coincidence?

Credit

DIRECTOR'S DATA

Nationality:
Denmark
Activities:
4 Weeks (NFTS, 2008, 16 minutes)
Arafat & I (NFTS, 2008, 15 minutes)
The Writer (NFTS, 2007, 7 minutes)
Hamoudi & Emil (UK/Denmark, 2004, 23 minutes)
Shadi In The Beautiful Well (UK/Denmark/Lebanon, 2003, 11 minutes)

Screening / Award history:
1.Oran International Arab Film Festival, Algeria 2008 - in competition
2.San Francisco Arab Film Festival 2008 - panorama section
3.Palm Springs Int. Short Film Festival 2008 - in competition
4.Dubai Int. Film Festival 2008 - in competition
5.Pisek Int. Student Film Festival, Czech Republic 2008 - winner: best fiction
6.17th Annual St. Louis International Film Festival 2008
7.PATOIS – The 6th New Orleans International Human Rights Film Festival 2009
8.Chicago Palestine Film Festival 2009
9.Houston Palestine Film Festival 2009 – winner: audience award
10.Arcipelago - International Festival of Short Films and New Images, Rome 2009 – in competition
11.Short Shorts Film Festival, Japan 2009 – in competition
12.I’ve Seen Films 2009 – internet / official competition
13.18th Visionaria International Toscana Video Festival 2009 – in competition
14.Toronto Palestine Film Festival 2009
15.Molise Cinema Film Festival, Italy 2009 – ‘Villages in Short’ section
16.Boston Palestine Film Festival 2009
17.Con-Can Film Festival, Japan 2009 – in competition

2 people voted

blaqgurl
2009-09-16 04:28:39

This is hilarious
!

marimo2
2009-09-09 13:08:34

彼がこれからの人生アラファト議長だけで満足するとは思えないね

げんまい茶
2009-09-04 14:36:41

アラファト議長、安らかにお眠りください