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You Will Die at 20

English title: You Will Die at 20
Original title: You Will Die at 20
German title: You Will Die at 20
Sudan, France, Egypt, Germany, Norway, Qatar, 2019

Director: Alala, Amjad Abu
Production company: Andolfi, Canal+ International, DUOfilm Die Gesellschaft DGS, Duo Films
Co-producers: Film-Clinic, Station Films, Sunny Land Film, Transit Films
Age recommendation: 12 years and up
Length: 103 min.
Film genre: Feature film

Sudan, province of Aljazira, nowadays - When Muzamil was born, a prophecy by the holy man of the village predicts that he will die when he is 20 years old. Muzamil’s father cannot stand the doom and
travels away from home. Sakina, as a single mother, raises her son with over protection. One day, Muzamil turns 19...

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Based on a short story by Hammour Ziada.

Venice IFF 2019 (awarded), Hamburg IFF 2019 (awarded), Rotterdam IFF 2020, Golden Globe Awards 2021 (nominated), Kristiansand CFF 2021

Study guide: German

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