With support :

HEVI Screening News

2019 Tampere Film Festival

2018 29th Carthage Film Festival - Official competition.
2019 Qumra festival by Doha Film Institute.
2019 Haifa Independent Film Festival
2019 Les Nuits Med Film Festival Paris
2019 Festival International du Film Oriental de Genève (FIFOG)


HEVI won the FIFOG Silver Award !!


2019 Festival Cinéma Arabe Amsterdam
2019 Festival de Centre culturel de chateau de Goutelas
2019 Festival des Films Kurdes de Paris
2019 9th Kurdisches Filmfestival Berlin
2019 Pyeongchang International Peace Film Festival
2019 Duhok International Film Festival
2019 Elia Short Film Festival
2019 Festival de Cinéma St Paul Trois Châteaux
2019 Festival International de Courts Métrages de la Côte Bleue

 

HEVI won Jury Award at FICMCB 2019

Kurdisches Filmfestival Berlin on August 4th 2019

Festival des Films Kurdes de Paris on July 5 2019

Centre culturel de chateau de Goutelas on 22 Juin 2019

Festival Cinéma Arabe Amsterdam on 7&8 May 2019

Festival International du Film Oriental de Genève (FIFOG) on 30 April 2019

Les Nuits Med Film Festival Paris on 4 April 2019.

Haifa Independent Film Festival on 23 & 25 March 2019.

Qumra festival by Doha Film Institute on 14 March 2019.

Premiered at 29th Carthage Film Festival - Official competition November 2018.

HEVI

Fiction I 20"00 I 2018

A short narrative film by Mohammad Shaikhow

Title:                                             HEVI
Duration:                                      20 minutes / 20”40
Language of Film:                       Kurdish
Subtitles:                                      English and French
Country of production:               France, Syria, Qatar
Written and directed by:             Mohammad Shaikhow
Co-writer:                                      Ephrém Koreing
Cinematographers:                      Samuel Brien, Luca Russo
Editor:                                           Adrien Pagotto
Production:                                  Cinébéj
Cast :               Wesen Isamail, Aziz Capkurt, Korkmaz Arslan

Supported by : Doha Film Institute, CinéBej, Niveau 5

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Logline:

A young Kurdish refugee couple meet a human smuggler to cross a border to a place of freedom.

 

 

Synopsis:

Hévi and Walat, a young Kurdish refugee couple have arranged to meet a human smuggler to cross an undefined border to a place of freedom.

STILLS

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CAST

AZIZ CAPKURT

Contact

WESEN ISMAIL
KORKMAZ ARSLAN

CREDITS

Cinematographers:                Samuel Brien, Luca Russo.

 

Sound Mixer:                          Stéphane Defossey

Boom Operator:                     Titouan Dumesnil

 

1st Assistant Director:             Antoine Paolicchi

2st Assistant Director:             Maruani Landa

 

Co-writers:                           Ephrém Koering, Samuel Brien

Casting director:                 Waly Gironi

Storyboard:                          Genjo Selwa

 

Music:        Wesen Ismail a “Kurdish Lullaby”

 

Producer:                                Mohammad Shaikhow

producer associated:            Sabah Haider

Assistant producers:             Sirwan Rashid, Ahmed Shaikhow


 

 

Post-Production Crew

Editor:                                  Adrien Pagotto

Color grading:                     Dorian Lebeau

Sound designer:                 Stéphane Defossey

Sound mixing:                     Gabriel Mathé

Production

Production manager:           Luka Barrier

Assistant production:           Nil Revel

HEVI - Trailer

© 2020 by Mohammad Shaikhow