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Akeda (2018)

An orphan boy has his humanity tested when his film director encourages him to give a violent performance that will blend fiction with reality.

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Dan Bronfeld

Writers:

Matt Pancer (Written by) (as Matthew), Dan Bronfeld
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Cast overview:
Gustavo Escobar ... Nabil (as Gustavo Quiroz)
Karim Saleh ... Malik
Blake Watson Blake Watson ... American Soldier
Jacob Buettner Jacob Buettner ... American Soldier
William B. Knight ... American Soldier (as Brandon Williams)
Lisandro Di Marco Lisandro Di Marco ... American Soldier
Perla Daoud ... Abir
Fred Mayelian Fred Mayelian ... Nabir's Father
Nour Bitar ... Nabil's Mother
Shvan Aladdin Shvan Aladdin ... Mustafa, 1st AD (as Shvan Aladin)
Prince Perez Prince Perez ... Abu Nour, Cinematographer
Badee Mansour ... Salim, Guard
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An orphan boy has his humanity tested when his film director encourages him to give a violent performance that will blend fiction with reality.

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Release Date:

12 April 2018 (USA) See more »

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about death
17 December 2019 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

Or about the clash between the fiction and reality in the eyes of a boy. Or about the propaganda tools. About a director, a film, a boy as actor and butcher. And about the end of scene. All presented in carrefull manner . A director, a boy the dinner a chocolate box , a short talk and kicks against the enemies. And the gun fire. For a Romanian viewer, reminding "Atunci i-am condamnat pe toti la moarte" by Sergiu Nicolaescu. Different context, off course but not real different result or impression. Short, a film about death. Viewed by a child actor. The last scene is remarkable in the all senses.


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