Private Project

Half a Film

Nour and Chahine, choose to live a world of addiction to drugs and sex to escape from the brutality of their past, but changed their life to a misery.

  • Saif Hasnaoui
    Director
  • Saif Hasnaoui
    Writer
  • Saif Hasnaoui
    Producer
  • Hatem Fezaä
    Producer
  • Salmen Ftouhi
    Key Cast
    “Chahine”
  • Sonda Siala
    Key Cast
    “Nour”
  • Ahmed Zoghlemi
    Key Cast
    “Salim”
  • Mouhamed Saied
    DOP
  • Khaled Mamlouk
    Art
  • Abdelmajid Abessi
    Sound
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    نصف فيلم
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Drama, Romance
  • Runtime:
    29 minutes 42 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 15, 2020
  • Production Budget:
    1,000 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    Tunisia
  • Country of Filming:
    Tunisia
  • Language:
    Arabic
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    2.35
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Florence Film Awards
    Florence
    Italy
    Honorable Mention
  • Varese International Film Festival
    Varese
    Italy
    Best Sound Design, Best Original Score
  • Vertigo Film Festival
    Milan
    Italy
    Best Director, Best Editing, Best Cinematography
  • STTP Short to the point
    Bucarest
    Romania
    Official Selection
  • Barcelona Indie Filmmakers Festivals BARCIFF
    Barcelone
    Spain
    Official Selection
  • Tagore International Film Festival
    West Bengal
    India
    Best Short Film
  • New Cinema Lisbon Film Festival
    Lisbon
    Portugal
    Best Cinematography Honorable Mention
  • Cima Dikka Film Festival
    Cairo
    Egypt
    August 14, 2020
    Official Selection
  • Prague International Film Festival
    Prague
    Czech Republic
    Official Selection
  • Quibdo Africa Film Festival
    Bogotà
    Colombia
    September 15, 2020
    South American Premiere
    Official Selection
  • Göteborg Arab Film Festival
    Malmö
    Sweden
    Best Short Film
Director Biography - Saif Hasnaoui

Born August 03, 1992 . Saif Hasnaoui is a Tunisian film editor, he finished his studies in audiovisual and cinema editing specialty at the Higher School of Cinema and Audiovisual in Gammarth Tunis in 2017. He was a film editor in several Tunisian short films (documentaries and fictions). After 3 years, he started his first experience in directing with his first short film Half A Film in 2020.

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