Introducing a cast of first time actors and war survivors who channel their own life experiences of loss and new beginnings through a fictional narrative, Rupture follows the journey of four Arab teens on their quest to find the public pool in their new city on a hot summer's day.

Starring: Asaad Al Arid, Salam Almarzouq, Hussein Al Ahmad & Wazira Al Ahmad 

Written & Directed by Yassmina Karajah 

Produced by David Findlay

Toronto International Film Festival
Slamdance Film Festival - Narrative Shorts Grand Jury Prize, Russo Brothers Fellowship Award
New Directors/New Films at the MoMA/Lincoln Film Center
Vancouver International Film Festival - Best BC Short Film Award
Dubai International Film Festival
TIFF Canada’s Top Ten Film Festival

Jordan, Canada  |  18 minutes  |  2017  |  STC  |  Colour  |  Arabic, English

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