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Refugee's Welcome

Moonif, a young Syrian man, leaves the refugee camp to wander the streets of Berlin. He starts to discover the city that feels alien to him. He embarks on a journey where he will confront outer dangers and inner desires.

  • Bruce La Bruce
    Director
    Gerontophilia (2013), The Raspberry Reich (2004) and Otto, Up with Dead People (2008)
  • Bruce La Bruce
    Writer
  • Pablo Dobner
    Producer
  • Erika Lust
    Producer
  • Lukás Vondrácek
    Key Cast
  • Jesse Charif
    Key Cast
  • Jorge Benavides
    Key Cast
  • Florian Hetz
    Key Cast
  • Gaaetan Montserat
    Key Cast
  • Tristan Rehbold
    Key Cast
  • Søren Drastrup
    Key Cast
  • Nicolas Endlicher
    Key Cast
  • Tobias Jall
    DOP
  • Judy Miel
    Editor
  • Àngela Ribera
    Production Design
  • Manuela Schininá
    Sound
  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Adult, Erotica, Gay, Refugees
  • Runtime:
    22 minutes 4 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 1, 2017
  • Country of Origin:
    Spain
  • Country of Filming:
    Germany
  • Film Language:
    Arabic, English, Russian
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Distributor Information
  • Erika Lust Films
    Country: Worldwide
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Bruce La Bruce

Bruce LaBruce is an internationally acclaimed filmmaker, photographer, writer, and artist based in Toronto. Along with a number of short films, he has written and directed nine feature films, including his most recent, Gerontophilia, which won the Grand Prix at the Festival du Nouveau Cinema in Montreal in 2013, and Pierrot Lunaire, which won the Teddy Award Special Jury Prize at the Berlinale in 2014. As a visual artist he is represented by Peres Projects in Berlin, and has had numerous gallery shows around the world, the latest of which, called Obscenity, a photography exhibit, caused a national ruckus in Spain in 2011.

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