• Maradona's Legs

    Directed by Firas Khoury
    Germany/Palestine | 23 minutes | World Premiere | Best of Fest 12PM, Through Thick and Thin

During the 1990 World Cup, two young Palestinian boys are looking for “Maradona’s legs”; the last missing sticker that they need in order to complete their world cup album and win a free Atari.

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Director: Firas Khoury
Producers: Zorana Musikic, May Odeh
Screenwriter: Firas Khoury
Cinematographers: Christian Marohl
Editor: Marwen El-Hechkel, Heike Parplies
Music: Faraj Suleiman
Cast: Faris Abbas, Ayoub Abu Hamad, Ali Suliman
Original Language Title: Ijrain Maradona
Country: Germany/Palestine
Language: in Arabic with English subtitles
Deaf Friendly: Yes
Year: 2019
Running Time: 23 minutes
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Primary Company: Schaf Oder Scharf Film

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2019 ShortFest Archive