Aziza

عزيزة

Lebanon, 2019, 13 min, Colour

Ayman, Syrian refugee in Lebanon, teaching his wife how to drive his car, the only thing left for him from his country. The lesson takes a wrong turn into madness and nostalgia.

CREDITS

Director:

Soudade Kaadan

Producer:

Soudade Kaadan

Cinematography:

Elsy Hajjar

Editing:

Soudade Kaadan

Sound:

Elia El Haddad

DIRECTOR'S BIO

Soudade Kaadan is a Syrian director, born in France. She studied theater criticism in the Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts in Syria and filmmaking in Saint Joseph University (IESAV) Lebanon. Her films have screened at several venues nationally and internationally and have received international awards. Her first feature fiction film THE DAY I LOST MY SHADOW was awarded THE LION OF THE FUTURE award for best debut film in Venice Film Festival 2018, and the jury prize for directing at LA Festival and has been screened in several festivals: TIFF, BFI, Busan and IFFR. Her recent short film Aziza won Sundance Grand Jury Prize in 2019.

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

United States, 2019, Sundance , Short Film Grand Jury Prize

Sundance , United States 2019 - Short Film Grand Jury Prize

United States, 2019, Dallas IFF,

Dallas IFF, United States 2019 -

CONTACT

KAF Production
Beirut, Lebanon
+96176430337
info@kafproduction.com
https://kafproduction.com