SABEEL

Muhr Arab Short
United Arab Emirates / 2010 / Colour / HDCam / 20 minutes

Winner of Muhr Emirati /Second Prize: Khalid Al Mahmood (Director)

Synopsis

Two small boys live with their elderly grandmother in the mountains of the UAE. Spending their days tending their vegetables and then selling produce on the road, they have to earn enough money to buy medicine for their sick grandmother. This sweet, poignant film explores their lives and the world in which they live. 'Sabeel' won a script prize at the 2010 Gulf Film Festival, and the Best Short Film at The New York Film Eurasian Festival, and debuted at the Locarno Film Festival.

Genre

Drama

Cast & Credits

Parental Guidance (PG)

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