Film
SHORTS

JEBEL BANAT

Directed by Sharine Atif
SHORT NARRATIVE 15 Minutes North American Premiere
FILM GUIDE JEBEL BANAT
Two Bedouin sisters (Sara Soumaya Abel and Jala Hesham) hide on a mountain, escaping forced marriages and embarking on a journey of freedom.

Playing in: Shorts: Roads Less Traveled
Women, Drama
About the Director(s)
Sharine Atif is an American-Egyptian filmmaker and 2017 CalArts graduate with an MFA in Film Directing.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts
  • Year:
    2018
  • Length:
    15 minutes
  • Language:
    Arabic
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    North American
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Executive Producer:
    Sharine Atif
  • Composer:
    James Waterman
  • Cast:
    Sara Soumaya Abel, Jala Hesham, Soliman El Jebal
  • US Distributor:
    Sharine Atif
  • Associate Producer:
    Omar Aysha
  • Co-Producer:
    Khaled Abol Naga, Mohamed Samy
  • Director:
    Sharine Atif
  • Producer:
    Sharine Atif
  • Screenwriter:
    Sharine Atif
  • Cinematographer:
    Mostafa El Kashef
  • Editor:
    Sharine Atif

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