I PROMISE YOU PARADISE –Morad Mostafa (Egypt, 2023) 25’

Rail D’Or Award at Cannes 2023

Following a violent incident; Eissa a 17 years old African migrant in Egypt is in a quest against time to save his loved ones whatever it takes.

Director – Mostafa Morad

Morad Mostafa; an Egyptian Filmmaker, born in Cairo; 1988. He worked in several independent films; and collaborated as an Executive Director in “SOUAD” and it was in the official selection in “Cannes Film Festival” 2020, Morad is an alumni of the “Berlinale Talents Campus” and “Locarno Academy”. He wrote and directed three short films all of them were selected in “Clermont-Ferrand” in three consecutive years and were screened in more than 300 festivals worldwide and won several awards. His latest short film “I PROMISE YOU PARADISE” is selected in Cannes Film Festival “Critics Week” 2023. Morad is currently developing his debut feature film “Aisha can’t fly away anymore” in “Cinéfondation” the residency of Cannes Film Festival and also in Torino Film Lab and Rotterdam Lab IFFR.