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The Tornado
(El-Aasar )

by Samir HABCHI

A Lebanese student in Moscow, Akram decides to go home for the summer holidays. On the eve of his departure, he hears about a dreadful explosion in Beirut on television, while he is having a party with his mates in his room. He goes to sleep and finds himself in bis childhood village in the countryside. He is in the middle of bis sleeping family on the roof of their bouse. But Akram wakes up in bis Moscow bedroom. He leaves for Beirut where he is going to catch up with his Lebanese friends whose destinies intertwine as the story develops. An enemy of violence, Akram yet lets himself involved into a series of events he thought he could stay away from.

  • Titre français
    The Tonardo
  • Original title
    El-Aasar
  • Titre international
    The Tornado
  • Scénario
    Samir Habchi
  • Photo
    Gregori Boulkot, Miled Taouk
  • Montage
    Natacha Borovskaya
  • Musique
    Igor Stitsiouk
  • Interprétation
    Ara Manoukian, Philippe Akiki, Nadine Habchi
  • Production
    Vladislav Semernine, Samir Habchi
  • Support de projection
    35 mm
  • Sous-titrage

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