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Al-wadi (The Valley)
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.
2014 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 134 mins
Genre: Drama
Programme: Arabian Nights
Premiere: Not a Premiere
Rating: 15+
Contains: Adult References and Coarse Language
Director: Ghassan Salhab
Producer: Georges Schoucair, Titus Kreyenberg, Serge Lalou, Charlotte Uzu
Scriptwriter: Ghassan Salhab
DOP: Bassem Fayad
Editor: Michel Tyan
Composer: Cynthia Zaven, Sharif Sehnaoui
Cast: Carlos Chahine, Carole Abboud, Fadi Abi Samra, Mounzer Baalbaki, Aouni Kawas, Yumna Marwan
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