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RAPHAEL (Netherlands, Belgium, Croatia)

February 8 @ 10:00 am to approx. 12:30 pm

RAPHAEL  – Drama / Romance / True Story

The Arab Spring forces Tunisian Nazir, married to the pregnant Dutch hairdresser Kimmy, to escape to Europe, but he ends up in Lampedusa, imprisoned as an illegal refugee.  RAFAËL is a romantic drama about two lovers giving everything they have, just to try to be reunited for the birth of their son Rafaël.  It is a suspenseful story about borders, dreams, perseverance and love-transcending bureaucracy, borders and even prison walls.

Running Time:  106 minutes
Director: BEN SOMBOGAART
Countries: NETHERLANDS, BELGIUM, CROATIA
Shooting Language: DUTCH, ENGLISH, ARABIC
Writers: TIJS VAN MARLE, MASSIMO GAUDIOSO
Cast:  MELODY KLAVER, NABIL MALLAT, MEHDI MESKAR,
MEDINA SCHUURMAN
Cinematography: JAN MOESKOPS
Original Music: HANNES DE MAEYER

Festivals and Awards:
Cairo IFF 2018
Kosmorama Trondheim IFF 2019
Bifest IFF 2019
Emden-Norderney IFF 2019
Pula Film Festival 2019

Details

Date:
February 8
Time:
10:00 am to approx. 12:30 pm
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Venue

Palm Springs Cultural Center (formerly: Camelot Theatres)
2300 E Baristo Road
Palm Springs, CA 92262 United States
Phone:
760-325-6565
Website:
http://www.psculturalcenter.org

Organizer

Desert Film Society
Email:
info@desertfilmsociety.com
Website:
www.desertfilmsociety.org