Fatima 3

OFFICIAL SELECTION 2018

Fatima

Shorts Programme 7

DIRECTOR : Imran Hamdulay
COUNTRY : South Africa
YEAR : 2017
TIME : 18 min

SK Nouveau 5, 10 Oct @ 7.45pm | Nu Metro 6, 15 Oct @ 2pm

SYNOPSIS

A devout woman defies her family’s wish to enter into an arranged marriage and suffers the tragic consequence as a result of her actions.

 
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ABOUT THE DIRECTOR

Imran Hamdulay is a writer, director & producer based in Cape Town. He has produced & directed numerous projects working between film & commercials. He currently has two short films on the festival circuit: ‘Brother’ & ‘Fatima’. The films were a co-production between Red Kimono Media (UK) and Black Crow Films (SA), with Fatima receiving support from the National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa. Brother has thus far won the Best Film, Best Director & Best Cinematography awards at the Moscow Shorts Festival. With both films selected as semi-finalists at the Los Angeles CineFest. His debut feature film, Of Virtue, in development with the National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa, was selected as a featured project at Durban Filmmart 2018 and will be produced by David Horler and Proper Film. Imran is a Berlinale Talents alumni and currently lectures directing at City Varsity School of Media & Creative Arts.