Friday November 16th, 2018

The award winning short Brotherhood in competition Stockholm International Film Festival


Following prestigious awards at TIFF, Carthage and Wintherthur, director Meryam Joobeur’s short film Brotherhood is now selected for the shorts competition in Stockholm. The film is screened in a package of Social Issues Shorts on Sunday at 11.30. Venue Cinema “Klara”.

Mohamed is a hardened shepherd living in rural Tunisia with his wife and two sons. Mohamed is deeply shaken when his oldest son Malik returns home after a long journey with a mysterious new wife. Tension between father and son rises over three days until reaching a breaking point.”

Laika is a co-producer and the film is supported in Sweden by Film I Skåne and MAFF Development Funding.

Length 25 minutes.