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Al-wadi (The Valley)

Dubai Film Connection

Following a car accident on a lonely mountain road, a middle-aged man loses his memory. Covered in blood, he walks along the deserted road. Further along, he encounters people, whose car has broken down due to engine trouble and he helps them restart their car. The group is reluctant to leave him stranded, so they take him home to their large estate in the Bekaa Valley, a place where production is not only agricultural – but a place he may never leave again.

Festival History:
- Toronto International Film Festival 2014
- Abu Dhabi FIlm Festival 2014 - Emirates Film Competition
- Les Journées Cinématographiques de Carthage 2014

2014 / 134 mins

Genre: Drama


Ghassan Salhab


Georges Schoucair
(Abbout Productions)
Titus Kreyenberg
Serge Lalou
(Les Films D'ici)
Charlotte Uzu
(Les Films D'ici)


Carlos Chahine
Carole Abboud
Fadi Abi Samra
Mounzer Baalbaki
Aouni Kawas
Yumna Marwan


Michel Tyan


Bassem Fayad


Ghassan Salhab

Sales Agent

Daniela Elstner
(Doc & Film International)


Abbout Productions
Les Films D'ici

Sales Agent

Abbout Productions
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