photo © Ahmad Saleh

For generations, a family lived in a spacious, beautiful and generous house. The generosity of the house had become part of their life. Guests were always welcome to enjoy a pleasant stay. Until one guest arrived with a different plan in mind

Ahmad Saleh was born in 1980 in Saudi Arabia of Palestinian descent. From 1998-2003, he studied Engineering in Palestine before moving to Germany to study Digital Media at the Bremen University of the Arts (HFK). He started out writing short stories before he found his passion in filmmaking. His debut short HOUSE (2012) was nominated for the German Short Film Award 2012. AYNY (2016) was awarded the Student Academy Award® for Best Foreign Animation 2016.
Genre Animation
Category Short
Year of Production 2012
Director Ahmad Saleh
Screenplay Ahmad Saleh, Saleh Saleh
Cinematography Saed Saleh
Animation Ahmad Saleh
Producer Ahmad Saleh
Voice Ulrich Fuchs
Length 3 min 45 sec
Format DCP, color, 16:9
Original Version
Festivals Göteborg 2012, Oberhausen 2012, Edinburgh 2012, Warsaw 2013, Curta Cinema Rio de Janeiro 2013, Black Nights Tallinn 2013
Awards Dragon Award New Talent Göteborg 2012, Short Tiger 2013

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