Hooped (in development)

Logline

The schemes of aspiring entrepreneur and basketball whiz ADAM, 17, take him on a coming of age odyssey from Luxembourg to Winnipeg to Cairo, burning bridges wherever he goes.

 

Type: Feature Film

Genre: Coming-of-Age Drama

Written by: Adolf El Assal & Dennis Foon

Directed by: Adolf El Assal

 

With the support of Filmfund Luxembourg


Sawah (completed)

Synopsis

Samir’s (Karim Kassem) dream to take part in a prestigious DJ championship in Brussels is shattered to pieces when his flight is redirected to Luxembourg because of a major strike in Belgium. The real adventues begins when he loses all his papers and gets mistaken for a refugee. The colourful film shows DJ Skaarab’s adventures and new encounters on the way to recover his identity.  

 

Type: Feature Film

Genre: Dramatic Comedy

Directed by: Adolf El Assal

Produced by: Wady Films, deal productions, Caviar, Film Clinic

Written by: Dennis Foon, Adolf El Assal, Sirvan Marogy

Director of Photography: Nikos Welter

Starring: Karim Kassem, Eric Kabongo, Nilton Martins, Jean-Luc Couchard, Mourade Zeguendi, Stéphane Bissot, Paul Robert, Sarrah Abdelrahman, Mahmoud Elissy, Khaled Mansour, Elisabet Johannesdottir

With the support of Filmfund Luxembourg

Follow the film on www.facebook.com/sawahmovie


My Grandpa is an Alien (completed)

Synopsis

Una is a 9-year-old girl who is nding it hard to make friends. Her only friend is her goofy Grandpa. One evening, Una witnesses Grandpa being abducted by aliens. Trying to solve Grandpa's disappearance, Una discovers a secret basement compartment full of alien objects, but her attention is grabbed by a grumpy little alien robot. This extraordinary find will lead to a new friendship, the rational robotic logic will be replaced by emotions and Una's selfess love will save her partly alien family. 

 

Type: Feature Film

Genre: Children Fantasy / Adventure

Directed by: Dražen Žarković, Marina Andree Škop

Written by: Irena Krčelić, Branko Ružić, Pavlica Bajsić 

Produced by: Studio Dim (Croatia),  Wady Films (LU), Fabrika (BIH), Master Film (CZ), Senca Studio (SI), Filmbin (NO), Artilera (SK)

 

With the support of Filmfund Luxembourg & Creative Europe 


I, Chagossian

Synopsis

On March 12, 2018, many Mauritians will look at the four colors of the national flag flying on the masts of Champ-de-Mars of Port-Louis, the capital. Iwino will think about his grandmother Rita. He won’t celebrate the 50-year anniversary of the independence of his country. His tears won’t be tears of joy but rather tears of sadness, thinking about the stories she told him about so many times: the deportation of the Chagossian people. 

 

Type: Feature Documentary

Directed by: S. Jean-Noël Pierre

Produced by: Corentin Soibinet, Adolf El Assal, Céline Farmachi

Written by: S. Jean-Noël Pierre, Sébastien Bonnetti

 

In Production