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Hatem Sadeeq Jassem (Hatem The Friend Of Jassem)
Jassem is a young Kuwaiti man, waiting at the airport for his friend Hatem, a Kuwaiti now living in Egypt. Hatem is eager to return to his homeland and to meet his dear friend Jassem again. But when a sudden quarrel flares up between the two old chums, leading to a fatal accident, Hatem is utterly crushed. This is a tender, heartbreaking story that reflects on deep, lifelong friendships, whether between two men, or two nations such as Egypt and Kuwait.
2017 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 23 mins
Genre: Fiction
Programme: Muhr Gulf Short
Premiere: World Premiere
Rating: PG
Contains: Requires Parental Guidance
Director: Ahmad Iraj
Producer: Ahmad Iraj
Scriptwriter: Ahmad Iraj
DOP: Hatem Hosam Aldeen
Editor: Mohammed Osman
Composer: Rashed Al Mutawa
Cast: Ahmad Iraj, Ahmad Hamdi, Rania Shehab
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