The Dam / Maher

by Ali Cherri

France, Sudan


North Sudan, Merowe dam. Maher, a seasonal worker works in a traditional brickyard downstream from the dam. Each evening, Maher secretly wanders off into the desert to erect a mud construction. One day his creature disappears, and his life turns strange.

technical and artistic details

Length – 80′
Location – Sudan
Format – HD

Director of Photography – Bassem Fayad
Editing – Isabelle Manquillet

Producer – Janja Kralj KinoElektron (France)
Coproducer – Trilema (Serbia)


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