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DVD004987

Before Snowfall

Zaman, Hisham. Norway; Germany. 2013.

Title:
Before Snowfall
Alternate Title:
Før Snøen Faller
Director:
Zaman, Hisham
Production Co:
Paradox; Mîtosfilm
Country:
Norway; Germany
Year:
2013
Publisher:
Norwegian Film Institute
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.
Feature.   100 minutes.   color.   sound - 5.1 Dolby surround.   widescreen
Language:
Kurdish and German with English subtitles
Genre:
Drama; Road Movie
Notes:
Teenage Siyar is the eldest man in the family. When his sister escapes from her own wedding, he’s given the task to track her down and restore the family reputation. The hunt after his sister becomes a dangerous journey from east to west, where the collision of traditional bound cultures and modern western living challenges Siyar to find out who he really is. In Istanbul he meets the young girl Evin, who’s also lost between borders in Europe. They experience a budding friendship and an infatuation. Evin chooses to travel with him, unknowingly of his plan. -NFI
Status:
IN