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    What We Don’t Know About Mariam

    Directed by Morad Mostafa
    Egypt | 25 minutes | North American Premiere |

Bleeding and suffering from a severe pain in her abdomen, Mariam goes to the hospital with her family. After the medical examination tensions escalate between Mariam and her husband.

In competition for Best Live-Action Short Over 15 Minutes.

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Director: Morad Mostafa
Producers: Sherif Elbendary
Screenwriter: Morad Mostafa
Cinematographers: Mostafa El Kashef
Editor: Mohamed Mamdouh
Cast: Doaa Ereiqat, Emad Ghoniem, Osama Abdallah, Noran Wageh​
Original Language Title: ما لا نعرفه عن مريم
Country: Egypt
Language: in Arabic with English subtitles
Year: 2020
Running Time: 25 minutes
Premiere Status: North American Premiere
Awards: Third Prize, International Competition, Mecal Pro
Primary Company: Lights On
Contact Email: lightson@lightsonfilm.org
Website: https://www.lightsonfilm.com/mariam.html

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