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The story of a sick 9-year old boy in the grip of uncontrolled phenomena - and the desperate measures his mother takes behind closed doors to save his life.

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Sara Al Aqeeli ...
Maryam
Mohannad Huthail ...
The Mulla / Mulla Youssif
Miran Yazi ...
Tamara
Mona Ragab ...
Hagar
Abdulrahman Ahmed ...
Sick Boy
Abdulrazzaq Al Khaja ...
Cousin #1
Rashid Mohammed ...
Cousin #2
Mohammed Mahfoud ...
Mulla's son

Directed by

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Nayla Al Khaja

Written by

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Nayla Al Khaja ... ()

Produced by

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Nayla Al Khaja ... executive producer
Masoud Amralla Al Ali ... associate producer
Rita Dagher ... executive producer
Sultan Saeed Al Darmaki ... executive producer
Hassan Al Khaja ... executive producer
Robbie McAree ... producer

Music by

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Vladimir Persan

Cinematography by

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Mik Allen

Film Editing by

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Hanoz Navdar

Editorial Department

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Serene Issa ... colorist
Megan Markel ... post-producer
Ellie Mondalek ... additional editor
Raul Skopecz ... post-production director

Casting By

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Adam Alzoubi

Art Direction by

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Salim Al Razouk

Makeup Department

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Kat Allen ... makeup artist

Production Management

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Tania Baaklini ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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David Murphy ... first assistant director

Art Department

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Ashraf Ghori ... storyboard artist
Fares Rabah ... props master
Ayham Saghir ... props assistant

Sound Department

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Simon Charles ... sound technician
Julien Monie ... sound mixer
Vladimir Persan ... sound designer

Visual Effects by

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Nicholas King Nickels ... Head of CG

Camera and Electrical Department

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Andrej Arnautov Jr. ... gaffer
Muhammad Asif ... spark
Robert Bova ... still photographer
Philipp Chudalla ... digital imaging tech
Kevin Falconer ... second assistant camera
William Ferguson ... first assistant camera
Paolo Francesco ... grip assistant
Dinusha Gunarathna ... spark
Ayub Khan ... focus puller 2nd cam
Boris Olomi ... key grip
Pradeep Priyankara ... spark
Andrea Quaglio ... focus puller
Sara Ronad ... vto

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Cecile Cortais ... wardrobe

Location Management

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Talal Al Dhabyani ... location manager
Nuwan de Zoysa ... unit manager
Chamara Perera ... unit assistant
Priyantha Ranaweera ... unit assistant

Script and Continuity Department

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Khaled Zaazouh ... script supervisor

Other crew

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Masoud Amralla Al Ali ... script doctor
Nabeel Sadique Ali ... behind the scenes
May Flores ... production secretary
John ... catering: ogaret
Daniel Joseph ... behind the scenes
Len Lebaric ... pr liason
Claire McHardy ... arri behind the scenes
Mohamed Selmi ... translator

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Michael Lagerwey ... special thanks
Ahmet Salih Özkul ... special thanks

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Storyline

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Plot Keywords
Taglines In the depth of despair. A mother will be challenged to her limits. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Mulla (World-wide)
Runtime
  • 15 min
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Budget $40,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia Based on real-life events of the director's own life: Nayla Al Khaja lived through the possession and exorcism of her close family member. See more »
Quotes The Mulla: So young... have you done anything to cause this? Treating young ones is more difficult. They need a miracle. But the good thing is... they are unaware of being possessed. Are you a Muslim?
Maryam: Of course!
The Mulla: Not every Muslim... is a Muslim.
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