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Midnight Traveler

Directed by Hassan Fazili
United States, Qatar, 2019


When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili’s head, he is forced to flee with his wife and two young daughters. Capturing their uncertain journey, Fazili shows firsthand the dangers facing refugees seeking asylum and the love shared between a family on the run.

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Midnight Traveler Directed by Hassan Fazili

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2019 | Special Mention: Ecumenical Jury Prize (Panorama)

2019 | 2nd place: Panorama Audience Award (Documentary Film)

Sundance Film Festival

2019 | Winner: Special Jury Award for No Borders (World Cinema Documentary Competition)



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