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    Facing Mecca

    Directed by Jan-Eric Mack
    Switzerland | 27 minutes | World premiere |

Pensioner Roli comes to Fareed’s assistance when the Syrian refugee is faced with a bewildering forest of Swiss bureaucracy before he can bury his Muslim wife.

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Director: Jan-Eric Mack
Producers: Joel Jent
Screenwriter: Jan-Eric Mack, Anna Schinz
Editor: Simon Gutknecht
Music: Dimitri Käch
Cast: Peter Freiburghaus, Jay Abdo, Ruth Schwegler, Nicolas Rosat, Merev Ibrahim, Saya Ibrahim
Original Language Title: Facing Mecca
Country: Switzerland
Language: Arabic
Year: 2017
Running Time: 27 minutes
Premiere Status: World premiere
Website: https://www.facebook.com/FacingMecca

2017 ShortFest Archive