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DFI Cinema Under the Stars

Ghassan Kairouz / Short Narrative / Qatar / 2014 / 2 min / Colour / DCP
In Arabic / English subtitles
Qatar Premiere
Rated: Parental guidance is advised for viewers under the age of 13. Individuals under the age of 13 are not admitted into cinemas unless accompanied by an individual aged 18 or older.

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In this playful short, appliances talk directly to us to convince us that we should use them in moderation. A Korean refrigerator, a German toilet, a French washing machine and a Chinese lamp teach us an invaluable and funny lesson about electricity and water consumption.

About the Director

Pascale Abou Jamra and Ghassan Kairouz are filmmakers living in Qatar. They have made short films and documentaries all around the Arab world, including 'Takrir' (2014) and 'Jude' (2013), both of which appeared at Ajyal.


Ghassan Kairouz
Ghassan Kairouz
Pascale Abou Jamra
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