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SAWAH

by Adolf El Assal

synopsis

On his way to a DJ Championship in Brussels, a young Egyptian is mistaken for an illegal immigrant and detained in a country he's never heard of before.

original title: Sawah
country: Luxembourg, Belgium, Egypt
year: 2019
genre: fiction
directed by: Adolf El Assal
film run: 87'
release date: LU 20/03/2019
screenplay: Adolf El Assal, Dennis Foon, Sirvan Marogy
cast: Karim Kassem, Eric Kabongo, Nilton Martins, Jean-Luc Couchard, Mourade Zeguendi, Stéphane Bissot, Paul Robert, Elisabet Johannesdottir, Negweny El Assal, Wesley Weigel
cinematography by: Nikos Welter
film editing: Philippe Ravoet
art director: Christina Schaffer
costumes designer: Uli Simon
music: Eric Bintz
producer: Adolf El Assal, Alexandra Hoesdorff, Désirée Nosbusch
co-producer: Wekas Gaba, Mohamed Hefzy, Robin Kerremans, Dimitri Verbeeck
associate producer: Daniel Ziskind
line producer: Alexandra Dondelinger
production: Deal Productions, Wady Films, Caviar Films, Film-Clinic (EG)
distributor: Wady Films
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