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    Facing Mecca

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

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.

Program

Departures

Moving on is difficult, and the protagonists of these shorts find themselves at the end of their respective paths, preparing for the unseen futures that await them.

June 25, 2017 11:00 AM Camelot Theatres (PS Cultural Center) Tickets not available
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film details

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
Deaf Friendly: Yes
Year: 2017
Running Time: 27 minutes
Premiere Status: World premiere
Website: https://www.facebook.com/FacingMecca

2017 ShortFest Archive