By Ahmad SALEH

MAD SOLUTIONS - as SALES All rights / DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, Airline, Arab World

Animation - Completed 2016

Two young boys run away from their mother’s protection and slackline on the danger of war to play music with the instrument they always dreamt to have.

& Awards

Dubai DIFF 2016
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) 2016
Gold Medal for the Best Foreign Animation
Beirut Cinema Days 2016
Film Fest Gent 2017
Short Films
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Animation
    • Countries
    • Languages
    • ARABIC
    • Duration
    • 11 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Ahmad SALEH
    • Writer(s)
    • Ahmad SALEH
    • Producer(s)
    • Stefan GIEREN (Academy of MEdia Arts in Cologne)
    • Synopsis
    • A cruel war has taken two brothers’ home. Their mother protects them under her arms and fosters the seed of their new life. Anxious her sons could come in danger if they leave the house. But the boys chase their dream to play a music instrument they’ve fallen in love with. A beautiful Oud. They collect scrap metal to earn the money and must find out that their mother’s fear was for a good reason. But as strong birds will always fly, the two boys become one to overcome their trauma.