In White | Short Film

Her father’s funeral brings Lara back to Beirut from her modern life in NYC, forcing her to face the traditions she escaped and the untraditional fiancee she’s been hiding. *Official Selection 2018 TimiShorts Film Festival (ROMANIA) *Official Selection 2018 Lebanese Film Festival (BEIRUT) *Winner Jury's Choice Award Baalbeck International Film Festival (BAALBECK) *10th International Inter University Short Film Festival (BANGLADESH) *Winner Silver Sand Award 2018 Best of Shorts festival (LA CIOTAT- FRANCE) *Official Selection 2018 Guanajuato International Film Festival (MEXICO) *Official Selection 2018 San Francisco Frozen Film Festival (SAN FRANCISCO) *Official Selection 2018 Lebanese International Film Festival (BEIRUT) *Official Selection 2018 Cinetopia Film Festival (DETROIT) *Winner Professionals’ Award 2018 International Changing Perspectives Film Festival (ISTANBUL) *Winner Student Jury Panorama du Cinema du Maghreb et du Moyen Orient PCMMO (FRANCE) *Winner Special Jury Mention* Beirut International Women Film Festival (LEBANON) *Official Selection 2018 New Renaissance Film Festival (AMSTERDAM) *Official Selection 2018 Mecal Pro International Short Film Festival (BARCELONA) *Official Selection 2018 Silk Road Film Festival (DUBLIN) *Official Selection 2018 Panorama Cinémas Maghreb Moyen-Orient (FRANCE) *Official Selection 2018 Winter Film Awards * (NYC) *Winner Grand Prize best international short 2017 Short Film Festival of Rio de Janeiro* (BRAZIL) Winner Best Fiction Film 2017 Alexandria Mediterranean Film Festival (EGYPT) *Winner Best International Short Film at 2017 Milan International Film Festival* (ITALY) *Winner Audience Choice award at 2017 Nitehawk Shorts Festival (New York) *Winner Best of Fest 2017 New Renaissance Film Festival* (LONDON) *Official Selection 2017 BFI London Film Festival* (UK) *Winner best short film screenplay 2017 Brasov International Film Festival* (ROMANIA) *International competition* 2017 Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival (FRANCE) Winner Special mention of the jury 2017 Festival de Courts Métrages de la Côte Bleue (FRANCE) *Opening film at 2017 Tripoli International Film Festival* (LEBANON) *Official Selection at 2017 Lebanese Film Festival of Canada (MONTREAL) *Official Selection of 2017 Gibara International Film Festival* (CUBA) *Official Selection 2017 Auckland International Film Festival* (NEW ZEALAND) *Official Selection 2017 Cyprus International Film Festival (CYPRUS) *Official Selection 2017 Lebanese Film Festival* (AUSTRALIA) *Official Selection 2017 Films Femmes Mediterannee (FRANCE) *Official Selection 2017 Rotterdam Arab Film Festival (HOLLAND) *Official Selection 2017 Pictoclik WOMEN IN CINEMA (SAN FRANCISCO) *Official Selection 2017 Switzerland International Film Festival (SWITZERLAND) *La Nuit du Court métrage by Base-Court (SWITZERLAND) *Special Program: Lebanon Now 2017 Uppsala International Short Film Festival (SWEDEN) *Lisbon International Film Festival (PORTUGAL) *Official Selection 2017 Broadway Film Festival (NYC) Written and directed by Dania Bdeir Executive Producers: Ayah Bdeir and Adam Bly Tarek and Zina Dajani Kadri and Rouba Hakim Producer: Dania Bdeir Co-producer : Ginger Productions Director of Photography: Christopher Aoun Starring / Cast: Lara | Maria Achkar Mona | Roula Hamadeh Noah | Benjamin Zussman Omar | Julien Farhat Teta | Lucie Choucair Yasmine | Marwa Khalil Sousou | Vivianne Ghawi 1st Assistant Director | Andrew Hraiz 2nd Assistant Director | Amanda Atallah Nay Tabbara Script Supervisor | Tania Khoury Casting Director | Petra Serhal Extras | Mirvat Hakim Casting Coordinator | Hala Kronfol Line Producer | Jimmy Dib Production Manager | Elie Deek PA | Stephano Mendalak | Hala Kronfol Director of Photography | Christopher Aoun Focus Puller | René Zander 1st assistant camera Mohamad Hissi 2nd Assistant Camera Rizkallah Aoun Dit: Mahmoud Baayoun Set Photographer | Konstantin Bock Additional Photography | Ayla Hibri Foreign Gaffer | Niko Mölter Local Gaffer | Elie Kolko Key Grip | Rony El Sokhn Electrician: Charbel Hadchiti Helpers: Ayman El Hayess Samir Dham Malek Sarkis Roy Kolko Saher Abdel Baki Sound Engineer | Rawad Hobeika Boom operator | Elie Karam Additional Sound | Cedric Kayem Production Designer | Sabine Sabbagh Assistant Production designer | Abdallah Al Zein | Nayla Bissat Make up | Claudine Choueiri Hairdresser | Nader Sidani Wardrobe Stylist | Lara Khamis Assistant Wardrobe | Dina Nawfal Costume Designer | Hass Idriss Editors | Johnny Bassett | Ted Raviv Colorist | Bilal Hebri Sound Designer | Eli Cohn Music Supervisor | Joseph Miller Music "Fly Away" Written by Joe Lervold and Julius Robinson Performed by Joel Evans & Friends Courtesy of Position Music Poster Design | Wael Morcos End Credits | Dima Boulad