Egypt, France, Qatar I 2023 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 25 min


Following a violent incident; Eissa a 17 years old African migrant in Egypt is in a quest against time to save his loved ones whatever it takes.

Swedish premiere

Screening: April 26th 18:00 Panora 2

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Director: Morad Mostafa
Writer: Morad Mostafa, Sawsan Yusuf
Cast: Kenyi Marcellino, Kenzy Mohamed
Dop: Mostafa El Kashef
Producer: Sawsan Yusuf


An Egyptian Filmmaker, born in Cairo;1988. He worked in several independent films and collaborated as an Executive Director for film “SOUAD” that was in the official selection in Cannes Film Festival 2020. Morad is an alumni of the Berlinale Talents Campus and Locarno Academy.
He wrote and directed three short films all of them were selected in Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival in three consecutive years and were screened in more than 300 festivals worldwide and won several awards. His latest short film “I PROMISE YOU PARADISE” is selected in Festival de Cannes “Critics’ Week” 2023.
Morad is currently developing his first feature film “AISHA CAN’T FLY AWAY ANYMORE” in the Cinefondation residence of the Cannes Film Festival, as well as at the Torino Film Lab and the Rotterdam Lab IFFR..