Nawara

Feature Film - 2015
Directed By: HALA KHALIL
Written By: HALA KHALIL

Synopsis:
Between the alleys of a poor neighborhood and the roads leading to a luxurious villa in an enclosed compound, Nawara goes back and forth everyday on her way to work. In her daily journey, she is haunted by both the everlasting worries and the simple dreams of her people. Nawara didn't know that the spring of 2011 would bring her what she never expected.
Awards & Festivals:
  • Best Actress Award – Dubai International Film Festival – UAE – 2015
  • Best Film & Best Actress Award – Oran Film Festival – ALGERIA
  • Best Actress Award – Festival International Cinéma Méditerranéen Tétouan – MOROCCO
  • Best Film & Best Actress Award – International Arab Film Festival
  • Best Film Script & Best Actress Award –Malmo Arab Film Festival – SWEDEN
  • Audience Award – Third Eye Asian Film Festival – MUMBAI
  • Portland International Film Festival  – USA
  • Love International Film Festival Mons – BELGIUM
  • Luxor African Film Festival – EGYPT
  • Arab Film Days – NORWAY
  • Afrykamera Film Festival – POLAND
  • Arab Film Festival in Korea – KOREA
  • Durban International Film Festival – SOUTH AFRICA
  • Arab Film Festival – AUSTRALIA
  • Silk Screen Film Festival – USA
  • Arab Camera Film Festival Rotterdam – NETHERLANDS
  • Olhares Di Mediterraneo Film Festival – PORTUGAL
  • The Arab Film Festival in Tübingen Germany – GERMANY
  • Arabian Sights Festival in DC – USA – 2016
  • Arab Film Programme in Berlin with the Heinrich Boell Stiftung – BERLIN
  • Arab Film Festival Zurich – SWITZERLAND
  • South Films Days – GERMANY – 2016
  • International Film Festival of Kerala – INDIA – 2016
  • Bengaluru International Film Festival – INDIA – 2017
  • Cascade Festival of African Films – USA – 2017
  • African Motion Film Festival – UK – 2017


Cast:
Menna Shalabi
Menna Shalabi
Mahmoud Hemida
Mahmoud Hemida
Amir Salah eldin
Amir Salah eldin
Shereen Reda
Shereen Reda
Ahmed Rateb
Ahmed Rateb

Crew:
  • Screenplay: Hala khalil
  • Cinematographer: Zaki Aref
  • Production Designer: Hend Heider
  • Film Score: Layal Watfeh
  • Sound: Sameh Gamal
  • Costume Designer: Reem El Adl
  • Editor: Mona Rabei