THE PRESENT (2019)

  • Drama
  • 24min

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LFW20 BEST SHORT FILM
On his wedding anniversary, Yusef and his daughter, Yasmine, set out in the West Bank to buy his wife a gift. Between the soldiers, segregated roads and checkpoints, how easy would it be to go shopping?

Festivals and Awards

Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival - Audience Award for Best International Film
Palm Springs International ShortFest - Special Jury Building the Bridges Award
Brooklyn Film Festival - Audience Award for Best Film


This film is available in the following bundles:
LFW20 - Festival Pass
LFW20 - Shorts Pass
LFW20 - Shorts in Competition

Director

Farah Nabulsi

Writer

Farah Nabulsi

Writer

Hind Shoufani

Producer

Ossama Bawardi

Director of Photography

Benoit Chamaillard

Editor

Hind Shoufani

Production Designer

Nael Kanj

Languages

Arabic with English Subtitles, English

Country

Palestine

Studios

Philistine Films, Native Liberty

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