Still from Midnight Traveler
Still from Midnight Traveler
 

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Midnight Traveler

by Hassan Fazili
Afghan filmmaker Hassan Fazili directed a film about the Taliban—and in March 2015, the Taliban put a bounty on his head.
2018  ·  1h27m  ·  Canada, United States
Bulgarian, English, Persian
About the Film
When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili’s head, he is forced to flee the country with his wife and two young daughters. Capturing the family’s uncertain journey firsthand, Fazili documents their harrowing trek across numerous borders revealing the danger and uncertainty facing refugees seeking asylum juxtaposed with the unbreakable love shared amongst the family on the run.
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Festivals and Awards
2019
Hot Docs, Official Selection (World Premiere)
2019
Berlinale, Official Selection
In the Press
Review
Jason GorberPoint of View Magazine
Review
Scott TobiasVariety
Editor
Emelie Mahdavian
Producer
Michael Ehrenzweig
Producer
Fatima Hossaini
Sound Editor
Daniel Timmons
Soundtrack Composer
Gretchen Jude
Writer
Emelie Mahdavian

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