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15-23 MARCH 2016

The Sleeping Tree

Director: Mohammed Rashed Buali

Country: Bahrain

Runtime: 1:25


A daughter's relationship with mother nature could change the course of a Bahraini family driven apart.


Yarmouk Cultural Centre | Kuwait |15 March | 7pm

Al Riwaq @ Views Bahrain |Bahrain | 17 March | 7 pm

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Bahraini filmmaker, Mohammed Rashed Buali initially trained as a legal professional with expertise ranging from commercial to personal law while his foray into the filmmaking world has accelerated at a rapid pace since he produced his first short film in 2006. Today, overseeing the production of his first feature film, which was nominated for the IWC Schaffhausen Filmmaker Award, the acclaimed director who has won awards for his short films including the Golden Lion for the 12th International Architecture Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia 2010, is the Deputy Chair of the Bahrain Cinema Club, the Artistic Director of the Naqsh Short Film Festival and a Founding Partner in production company, Nooran Pictures. A charismatic and hardworking leader, his empathy and artistic appreciation have earned him wide recognition both amongst his peers and observers.

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