LAILA'S BIRTHDAY

By Rashid MASHARAWI

SWEETWATER PICTURES - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2008


    • Year of production
    • 2008
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • PALESTINE
    • Languages
    • ARABIC
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 71 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Rashid MASHARAWI
    • Writer(s)
    • Rashid MASHARAWI
    • Producer(s)
    • Mohamed Habib ATTIA (Cinetelefilms), Peter VAN VOGELPOEL (Sweetwater Pictures), Rashid MASHARAWI (Cinema Production Center)
    • Synopsis
    • Abu Laila (Mohamed Bakri) used to be a judge, but because the government doesn’t have the means to renew his assignment he is forced to be a taxi driver. On the day his daughter Laila becomes seven years old his wife insists that he’ll be at home early and bring her a present and a cake. Abu Laila’s has nothing else on his mind then completing this mission. But the daily life in Palestine has other plans.