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56 Ratings

Before Snowfall

Før Snøen Faller

Directed by Hisham Zaman
Norway, Germany, 2013


A sixteen-year-old boy is wrapped in plastic and lowered into a tank truck full of crude oil. When Siyar’s sister Nermin runs away from her own wedding, it is Siyar’s responsibility as the eldest man in the family, to track her down and restore the family honour.

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Before Snowfall Directed by Hisham Zaman

Awards & Festivals

Tribeca Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Best Cinematography (Narrative Feature)

Göteborg Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Best Nordic Film

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