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Out in the Dark -- A drama centered on the love affair between two men on opposite sites of the Mid-East conflict: Palestinian student Nimr and Roy, an Israeli lawyer.

Overview

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Director:
Writers:
Yael Shafrir (co-writer) &
Michael Mayer (co-writer)
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Release Date:
27 September 2013 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Love knows no borders.
Plot:
A drama centered on the love affair between two men on opposite sides of the Mid-East conflict: Palestinian student Nimer and Roy, an Israeli lawyer. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
17 wins & 19 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
A humanistic film See more (24 total) »

Cast

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Nicholas Jacob ... Nimer Mashrawi

Michael Aloni ... Roy Schaffer
Jamil Khoury ... Nabil Mashrawi (as Jameel Khouri)

Alon Pdut ... Gil
Loai Nofi ... Mustafa N'amna (as Loai Noufi)
Khawlah Hag-Debsy ... Hiam Mashrawi (as Khawlah Haj)
Maysa Daw ... Abir Mashrawi
Shimon Mimran ... Daniel
Moris Cohen ... Shabak 1 (as Morris Cohen)
Tal Elimelech ... Shabak 2
Majd Bitar ... Bashar

Alon Oleartchik ... Eitan Schaffer
Chelli Goldenberg ... Rina Schaffer (as Cheli Goldenberg)
Huda Al Imam ... Psychologist
Tony Haddad ... Social Worker
Michael Teplitzky ... Roman
Rami Kashy ... Soldier (as Rami Kashi)
Karam Dabas ... Waseem
Gidon Ucko ... News Anchor
Salam Hassan ... Amar
Didi Lubetzky ... Policeman 1
Alex Kipper ... Policeman 2
Yossi Algim ... Body Guard
Yoav Goldwein ... Bartender
Monica Haim ... Lady on Yacht
Yaniv Goldschmidt ... Skipper
Andrew Abado ... Gang Member 1
Amir Abado ... Gang Member 2
George Asali ... Driver
Guy Martin Lahav ... Guy on Street
Adi Shaulov ... Police Dispatcher
Chamudi Arabi ... Friend at Wake
Rabia Asadi ... Friend at Wake
Tiran Salam Ganaiim ... Friend at Wake
Khader Khouri ... Friend at Wake
Georgette Abou Ali Fadicha ... Friend at Wake (as Georgettte Abou Ali Fadicha)

Directed by
Michael Mayer 
 
Writing credits
Yael Shafrir (co-writer) &
Michael Mayer (co-writer)

Produced by
Michael Mayer .... producer
Lihu Roter .... producer
 
Original Music by
Mark Holden 
Michael Lopez 
 
Cinematography by
Ran Aviad 
 
Film Editing by
Maria Gonzales 
 
Casting by
Hila Yuval 
 
Art Direction by
Sharon Eagle 
 
Costume Design by
Hamada Atallah 
 
Makeup Department
Keren Assaf .... key makeup artist
Ann Hasson .... makeup artist
Gal Michael .... additional makeup
 
Production Management
Moti Adiv .... production manager
Gil Elnekave .... production manager
Ofir Goldman .... unit production manager
Marc Grey .... set manager
David Pearl .... set manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ehab Bahous .... first assistant director
Rafael Leibowitz .... additional first assistant director
Noga Levy .... second second assistant director
Maria Magaril .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Ranit Amir .... property master
 
Sound Department
Asher Dahan .... sound mixer
Elior Damol .... boom operator
Martin Lopez .... supervising sound editor
Allison Ross .... dialogue editor
 
Visual Effects by
Alec Hart .... visual effects supervisor
 
Stunts
Alex Osmolovsky .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Yaniv Alpert .... additional best boy
Eli Arenson .... first assistant camera
Avishay Azulay .... additional gaffer
Raanan Berger .... additional second assistant camera
Yevgeny Bukhdruker .... second assistant camera
Yoni Glazer .... best boy
Leon Grin .... additional second assistant camera
Uri Imerglik .... gaffer
Nir Kaplan .... key grip
David Markievich .... additional gaffer
Eric Mizrahi .... additional second assistant camera
Zamir Nega .... additional first assistant camera
Guy Rubenstein .... additional first assistant camera
Felix Solomonik .... additional gaffer
Eli Turgeman .... gaffer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Raafat Hattab .... costumer
Hiba Salameh .... wardrobe
 
Editorial Department
Iddo Lahman .... additional assistant editor
Holly Sachi .... assistant editor
Anat Salomon .... assistant editor
Tahel Sofer .... additional assistant editor
Ifat Tadmor .... additional assistant editor
 
Location Management
Hagai Benkuzari .... location manager
Alon Fabishevich .... location manager
Oren Rosenfeld .... location manager
 
Transportation Department
Avi Cohen .... transportation
 
Other crew
Rozeen Bisharat .... script supervisor
Shmuel Gilor .... production coordinator
Matt Johnstone .... publicist: festival
 

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Runtime:
96 min
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Did You Know?

Goofs:
Miscellaneous: The credits spell Roy's last name as "Schaffer" but the business card he passes Nimer says "Sheffer."See more »
Quotes:
Nimer Mashrawi:I didn't plan to fall in love with you. All I know is that I want to be with you.See more »
Soundtrack:
Car MusicSee more »

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11 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
A humanistic film, 4 April 2014
Author: ddmehrabian7 from Poland

The film looks at the issue of homosexuality in a very humanistic way. It should be appreciated. "Out in Dark" also targets this very important matter that ordinary and innocent people are the main victims of political conflicts between the government. And also various governmental or militia agents who try to prevent two persons for loving each other instead of solving the main problems of the country.

Hopefully this film will have some effect in the Arab world which is quite harsh with homosexuals. It's quite sad that the mother of the younger gay in the film even does not want to talk to his son over the phone just because he is gay.

In General I think the film is a "must see".

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