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Hit the Floor

Hit the Floor
photo © Kays Khalil

The film shows the development of home security in the age of Islamist terror. Using a documentary style, changes, influences and consequences are portrayed that have resulted from events such as September 11th. Terror, wars, distrust (of the Islamic world), prejudices etc. The second part is a documentary recreation of a true story that resulted from these prejudices and mistrust.
Genre Animation
Category Documentary, Short
Year of Production 2006
Director Kays Khalil
Screenplay Kays Khalil
Cinematography Kays Khalil, Jeremy Fueser, Dirk Rossbach
Kays Khalil
Animation Kays Khalil
Production Company Kays Khalil/Munich
Length 12 min
Original Version
Sound Technology Stereo
Festivals Oberhausen 2007, Interfilm Berlin 2007, Signes de Nuit 2007, Flickerfest Sydney 2008
Awards Short Film Festival Oberhausen 2007 (3sat-Promotional-Award), interfilm Short Film Festival Berlin 2007 (Special Mention), Signes de Nuit Festival Paris 2007 (The Prize of Signs)

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