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Mediterranean Fever
Mediterranean Fever

Director(s): Maha HajPS, DE, FR, CY, QA108 min.2022
72%(76 ratings)
Accessibilitynot suitable for minors under 15 years of age
LanguagesArabic (orig.)
SubtitlesEnglish, slovak
Black and white / colourcolor

A dark comedy full of surprises. Waleed lives in Haifa with his wife and children and dreams of a writing career while suffering from chronic depression. He's in his forties and feels useless. He develops a close relationship with his neighbor (a small-time crook) with an ulterior plot in mind. While the scheme turns into an unexpected friendship between the two men, it leads them into a journey of dark encounters.

The film won the Screenplay Prize in the Un Certain Regard section at the Cannes IFF. IMDb trailer
Projection of Mediterranean Fever at IFF Art Film 2023
International Competition of Feature Films
20. Jun
Film was already screened
21. Jun
Film was already screened