Fri Dec 2nd, 2016 –  9:00 PM

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Battalion To My Beat

Directed by Eimi Imanishi

Best Narrative Short
USA | Algeria | Western Sahara | 14 min | 2016

Naively envisioning herself a Jeanne D’Arc of the desert, Mariam runs away from the Western Saharan refugee camps in Algeria hoping to liberate her homeland from occupation.

Battalion to my Beat Poster

Film Information

Director: Eimi Imanishi
Country: USA | Algeria | Western Sahara
Year: 2016
Language: Arabic
Runtime: 14 min

Cast & Credits

Producer: Eimi Imanishi, Julia Thompson, Ghalia Omar Ahmed
Cinematographer/DP: Christian Cruz
Editor: Kim Spurlock
Sound Designer: Raul Garcia
Colorist: Phil Choe
Assistant Director: Ahmed Mohamed Lamin
Sound Recorder: Lihe Abdel Rahman
Key Cast: Mariam Omar Ahmed

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