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'aba' (Burden)
A young Emirati man commits a crime that leads to his lifetime imprisonment and is burdened by the shame that he has brought to his family and his loved ones.
2014 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 14 mins
Genre: Crime, Non-fiction and Social
Programme: Muhr Emirati
Premiere: World Premiere
Rating: PG
Contains: Requires Parental Guidance
Director: Suqrat Bin Bisher
Producer: Natasha Ridge
Scriptwriter: Soha Al Shami
DOP: Suqrat Bin Bisher, Roxy George
Editor: Roxy George
Composer: Sagar Patil
Cast: Ibrahim Al Mereikh
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