2020 Edition

About Separation

About Separation

Section: Short Films

Country: Egypt, Lebanon

Production Year: 2020

Duration: 11 minutes

Director: Kawthar Younis

Producer: Yasmine Moataz

Screenplay: Kawthar Younis

Cinematographer: Robert Maly

Editor: Sandro Canaan

Cast: Hermina Fatyol, Sara Abd El Rahman, Bence Matte

Synopsis: Yasmina, a young Egyptian woman, is suddenly called by her Hungarian friend Yoko to assist her with her secret departure from Cairo in the aftermath of an Italian student’s mysterious death. Trying to cope with the tense situation, they spend their last few hours together in denial and anger of their unpleasant reality.