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255 Ratings

Dry Season


Directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun
Chad, France, 2006
  • Arabic
  • English


Chad, 2006. The government has granted amnesty to all war criminals, including Nassara, now a modest baker. Atim, 16 years old, is given a revolver by his grandfather so that he may kill the man who killed his father. Atim leaves his village for N’djamena, seeking a man he does not know.

Dry Season Directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2006 | 3 wins including: Special Jury Prize

2006 | Special Mention: Human Rights Film Network Award

2006 | Honorable Mention: SIGNIS Award

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