Arab and Tarzan Abu Nasser – Breizh Film Fund 2014 – feature film selected in Toronto!

After having been one of the 7 feature films selected to participate in the Competition of the 2015 Cannes Film Festival’s oldest sidebar, the Critics’ Week, Dégradé will be screened for the first time in North America, as part of Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) selection – from September 10 to 20 ! The feature film is selected in the Discovery section.

Other selections for Dégradé in this 2015 return from the summer holidays:
Athens International Film FestivalInternational Competition section – September 23 to October 4
BFI London Film FestivalDebate section – October 7 to 18

Within the framework of its coproduction of this French-Palestinian feature film, the production company .Mille et Une. Films (Rennes, Brittany) received the support of the Breizh Film Fund.

Dégradé is produced by Les Films du Tambour (Marie Legrand, Rani Massalha), Made In Palestine Project (Rashid Abdelhamid), and coproduced by Full House (Laurent Baudens), .Mille et Une. Films (Gilles Padovani) and Abbout Productions (Georges Schoucair).

« Thirteen women find themselves trapped in a Gaza hair salon during a stand-off between police and a local gangster, in this audacious and incisive feature debut from twin brothers Tarzan and Arab Nasser. » More info on TIFF website.

Discover Dégradé trailer for TIFF 2015:

Discover Dégradé trailer for Athens International Film Festival: