With Mahmoud Mabsout, Rafic Ali Ahmad and Julia Kassar

Abou Milad is an old door-to-door barber who lost he salon during the Lebanese civil war. He now earns his living by working in the popular cafes of Beirut. One day, a solitary man living in an old manor summons him.

Production : Bizibi
Executive producers :
Jérôme BLEITRACH and Emmanuel AGNERAY


Foreign production company :
VIP Films
With the participation of
the C.N.C « aide au programme d’entreprise »
and the support of
the Fonds Francophone de Production Audiovisuelle du Sud
et la participation
de France 3


Awards and nominations

César Award for best short film – 2006
5 Lutins du Court Métrage (meilleur film de fiction, réalisation, scénario, photo et production) - 2006
Clermont-Ferrand film festival (Compétition Nationale ) Prix « Attention Talent Fnac » - 2005
Rennes Travelling Festival : « Collège au Cinéma » Prize, « des Foyers de Jeunes Travailleurs Rennais » Prize
Pantin Côté Court Festival : Prix du public

 

Crew

Scriptwriter and director : Hany TAMBA
Director of photography : Emmanuel SOYER
First assistant director : Maria DE LOURDES HADDAD
Script : Colette ABBOUD
Editor : Chantal HYMANS
Sound engineer : Chady ROUKOZ
Music composer : Khaled MOUZANNAR
Head of wardrobe : Marina SFEIR
Production designer : Marcelle MASSOUD
Make up artist : Marlène SAYEGH
Production manager : Alain TOUBIA
Location manager : Louis HADDAD