22 October, 14:00 · Od Nowa – large hall
The Nuns of the “Sisters of Mercy” Convent, in the middle of the West Bank wilderness, have their daily routine of silence and prayer disrupted when a family of Jewish settlers come knocking at their door for help after crashing into the convent’s wall.
|Screenplay:||Basil Khalil & Daniel Yáñez Khalil|
|Cast:||Maria Zreik, Huda al Imam, Shady Srour, Ruth Farhi, Maya Koren|
|Production:||Eric Dupont & Eric Fantone|
|Awards:||MFF w Cannes / Cannes IFF – Złota Palma, nominacja w kategorii Najlepszy Film Krótkometrażowy / Palme d\'Or – Best Short Film: nominated (2015)|
Basil Khalil was born and raised in Nazareth. Basil studied for an MA in Screen Project Development at Screen Academy Scotland then moved on to London to work in Television productions. He is currently developing his debut feature comedy screenplay.