CREDITS

CAST

Maisa Abd Elhadi - Layal

Personal Matters by Maha El Hajj - 2016 Junction 48 by Udi Aloni - 2016 The Idol by Hany Abu Assad - 2015 Degradé by Arab and Tarazan Nasser - 2015 Eyes of a Thief by Najwa Najjar - 2014 Sharqeya by Amy Levna - 2012 Habibi Rasak Kharban by Susan Youssef - 2011 The Time That Remains by Elia Suleiman -2009

Nadera Omran - Sana

Malek Ibn Al-Reeb by Saleh Al-Shorah (TV Series) - 2016 Al Sultan We Al Shah by Mohamed Azizya (TV Series) - 2016 Tom El Ghora by Bassam Al Masry (TV Series) - 2013 When Monaliza Smiled by Fadi Haddad - 2012 The Last Friday by Yahya Alabdallah - 2011 El Ijtiyah by Chaouki Mejeri (TV Series) - 2007 Bab el Shams by Yousry Nasrallah - 2004

Rakeen Saad - Jamileh

Samarkand by Eyad Khzouz (TV Series) - 2016 The Worthy by Ali Mustafa - 2015 Tawq Alesfalt by Mohammed Hushki (TV Series) - 2014 Zein by Mohammed Hushki (TV Series) - 2013 Seam by Elan & Rajeev Dassani (Short) - 2013 Foreign Language by Adam Morton Kelly (Short) - 2011 Umar by Hatim Ali (TV Series) - 2011

Raida Adon - Shulamit

Batman at the Checkpoint by Rafael Balulu - 2012 The Promise by Peter Kosminsky - 2010 Whispering Embers by Ali Nassar - 2008 The Olive Harvest by Hanna Elias - 2003 In the 9th Month by Ali Nassar - 2002 Trumpet in the Wadi by Lina and Slava Chaplin - 2001 Tale of Three Lost Jewels by Michel Khleifi - 1995

Abeer Hadad - Hava

Afterthought by Eiad Keidan - 2015 Bethlehem by Yuval Adler - 2013 Downtown Precinct by Amir Mann - 2011 The Syrian Bride by Eran Riklis - 2004

Anaheed Fayyad - Rihan

Bab Al-Hara by Bassam Al-Mulla (TV Series) - 2006 to Present Sahabat Saif by Marwan Barakat (TV Series) - 2009 Mashareeh Saghira by Muthana Sobh (TV Series) - 2006 Ashwak Naima by Rasha Sharbatgy (TV Series) - 2005 Hoor El Ain by Najdat Anzour (TV Series) - 2005 El Taghreeba El Falastiniya by Hatem Ali (TV Series) - 2004

Haifa Agha - Im Ali

Touq Elasfalt by Mohamed Heshky (TV Series) - 2014 May in the Summer by Cherien Dabis - 2013 Zain by Mohammad Hushki (TV Series) - 2013 When Monaliza Smiled by Fadi Haddad - 2012 El Ijtiyah by Chaouki Mejeri (TV Series) - 2007

Khitam Edelbi - Ze'eva

Romeo and Juliet by Fouad Awad Abou Salim (Theater) - 2006 TakTak - Kids’ by Nisreen Buqaee (Theater) - 1997 Jericho, Year Zero by François Abu Salem (Theater) - 1994 Romeo and Juliet by Fouad Awad (Theater) - 1994 Taghreeb Al-Abeed by Rade Shhade (Theater) – 1986

Hana Chamoun - Fidaa

Exhausted by Chew Chia Shao Min (Short) - 2016 Collateral Damage by Raed Samarae (Short) - 2016 Old Man Grey Omar Sumai (Short) - 2013 Taif Al-Madina by Jean Chamoun - 2000

Izabel Ramadan - Ruti

The Time That Remains by Elia Suleiman - 2009

Laura Hawa - Rachel Steiner

Omar by Hany Abu Assad - 2013

Karim Saleh - Ayman

Namour by Heidi Saman - 2016 Lust for Love by Anton King - 2014 45 minutes to Ramallah by Ali Samadi Ahadi - 2013 The Attack by Ziad Doueiry - 2012 Beirut Hotel by Danielle Arbid - 2011 Everyday is a Holiday by Dima ElHorr - 2009 Munich by Steven Spielberg - 2005

Ahmad Al-Omari - Layal's Husband

Al Qeeq by Nawras Abu Saleh - 2016 Samarkand by Eyad Khzouz (TV Series) - 2016 Malik Bin Arayb by Mohammad Lutfi (TV Series) - 2016 Al Madina by Omar Sharqawi 2014 As We Forgive by Sawsan Darwazah (Theater) - 2014 Oversized Coat by Nawras Abu Saleh - 2013 Salomi by Nicola Valantziano (Theater) - 2010

Yussef Abu-Warda - Military Judge

Tyrant by Howard Gordon (TV Series) - 2014 to 2016 Ana Arabia by Amos Gitai - 2013 The Arbitrator by Reshef Levi (TV Series) - 2007 to 2013 Amreeka by Cherien Dabis - 2009 Kedma by Amos Gitai - 2002 Kadosh by Amos Gitai - 1999

Eman Hayel - Layal Mother

Lawhat Hob by Saed El Hawwari - 2005

George Khleifi - Military Doctor

Inheritance by Hiam Abbass - 2012 Port of Memory by Kamal Aljafari -2010 The Time That Remains by Elia Suleiman - 2009 Divine intervention by Elia Suleiman - 2002

Hussein Nakhleh - Interrogator

The Idol by Hany Abu Assad - 2015 Love, Theft and Other Entanglements by Mouayad Alayan - 2015 Chicken Heads by Bassam Jarbawi (Short) - 2009 El Ijtiyah by Chaouki Mejeri (TV Series) - 2007 Mazah Fi Jad (TV Series) - 2005

CREW

Director

Mai Masri

Producers

Mai Masri

Sabine Sidawi

Charlotte Uzu

Screenplay

Mai Masri

Director of Photography

Gilles Porte

Editor

Michele Tyan

Production Designer

Hussein Baydoun

Line Producer

Ossama Bawardi/Philistine Films

Casting

Salim Abu Jabal

Najwa Mubarki

Sound Recordist

Chadi Roukoz

Raja Dubayah

Costume Designer

Hamada Atallah

Make-Up Artist

Stephanie Aznarez

Sound Designer

Rana Eid

First Assistant Director

Frederic Nicolas

Rami Yassin

Co-Producers (Jordan)

Rami Yasin

Ossama Bawardi/Philistine Films

Production Manager

Khalil Harb

2nd Assistant Director

Nada Atieh

3rd Assistant Director

Anas Rawashdeh

Director’s PA

Hana Chamoun

Script Supervisor

Alia Hatoug

First Assistant Camera

Samuel Lahu

2nd Assistant Camera

Antoun Demerjian

Ahmad Takrouri

Lucie Bracquemont

Boom Operator

Faadi Shehadeh

Translation

May Makarem

1st Assistant Production Designer

Nizar Nassar

Still Photographers

Nour Chamoun

Qais Malhas

2nd Assistant Production Designer

Moussa Baydoun

Props Master

Rami Arda

Anas Balawi

Assistant Wardrobe

Alaa Johary

Hair Stylists

Bill Hazzam

Suliman Tadros

Assistant Make-Up

Rozanah Saad

Assistant Hair

Richard Toros

Casting Extras

Majd Kafri

Rafeeq Mifleh

Hana Chamoun

Casting Assistant

Joud Al Rashid

Acting Coach

Hisham Suleiman

Production Coordinator

Raya Abu Rub

Location Manager

Tamer Abida

Research/Interviews

Amal Johari

Script Consultants

Gareth Jones

Maha Assal

Clare Downs

Script Advisors

Sahar Khalifeh

Antoine Le Bos

Yann Apperry

Accountant

Fares Shawar

Re-Recording Mixer

Florent Lavallée

Line Producer (France)

Martin Bertier

Post Production Managers

Sabine Sidawi

DAILIES

The PostOffice

Animation & VFX

Mahmoud Korek

Ghada Oueidat

Liliya Helo

Grading

Sherine Sinno

Conforming

Joelle Ishak

DCP

Mounir Al-Mahmoud

Coordinator

Souraya Liane

Music

"Pulse" by Sharif Sehnaoui

"Lover of Beirut" by Anouar Brahem

"Ya Thalam Al-Sijni" by Makadi Nahhas

SALES & DISTRIBUTION

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World Sales

Paola Corvino

paola.corvino@intramovies.com

Promotion & Arab Distribution

Alaa Karkouti

alaa.karkouti@mad-solutions.com

French Distribution

Jane Roger

jane@jhrfilms.com

Swedish Distribution

Mohammad Kiblawi & Josef Kullengard

josef@malmoarabfilmfestival.se

Publicity Contact (USA)

Jim Dobson/Indie PR

jim@indie-pr.com

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