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Bawke

Norway, 2005 (MIFF 2006, Fiction Shorts)

Director: Hisham Zaman

Crossing illegally into Norway, a father risks everything to secure a better future for his son. An engaging and powerful drama set in cold and desperate times. Received 2006 Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival's Prix de la Jeunesse.

D/S Hisham Zaman P Gudny Hummelvoll WS Norwegian Film Institute L Kurdish, Norwegian w/English subtitles TD 35mm/col/2005/15mins

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