Director: Ahmad Saleh Country: Palestine year: 2021 Running Time: 15:57 Technique: Stop-motion (animated objects, puppets, clay animation, etc.) Category: Short film [10 to 45 min] Producer: Fabian Driehorst, Jessica Neubauer, Saleh Saleh Distributor: no distributor The program:
The dust of war keeps the eyes sleepless. Night brings peace and sleep to all the people in the broken town. Only the eyes of the mother of the missing child stay resilient. Night has to trick her into sleeping to save her soul.
Ahmad Saleh is a Palestinian/German writer and director. His first film, HOUSE, 2012 won a second place in the German Short Film Award and his second film, AYNY, 2016 won an Academy Award. Recently he finished his third short film, NIGHT and is developing his first feature.