A Drowning Man (2017)

Directed by Mehdi Fleifel
Greece, Palestine | PG-13 | Drama, Short | Arabic, English, Greek | 15
Venue: Warehouse421, Mina Zayed

Alone and far from home, The Kid makes his way through a strange city looking for the means to get through his day. Surrounded by predators he is forced to make compromises merely to survive, his life of exile grows one day longer. Highlights: Mahdi Fleifel’s debut fiction film. The film landed its world premiere at the Cannes film festival where it was nominated for the short film Palme d’Or.