(Rib) Missing (Gaza 2013)


Her parents are busy. Her two sisters are married while the third has gone abroad to study. Her brother is busy outside in the playground. And when do talk, it doesn’t go well. He is a boy. She is a girl. The girl is  now alone? At home.  On a quiet day, she decides to invites some girls from school to her house. As they play and talk, they discover that everyone feels this loneliness. It’s not unique. And being together talking is a possible solution for all the lonely people.

Directed by Wisam Al Dirawi

Assistant Director-in-Training – Rawand Nofel

The Players

Nour Al Shaqqa – Girl

Shahed Awaja – Father

Aya Shihada – Mother

Sally Ebaid – Brother

Arwa Musa – Friend 1

Kamilia Kishko – Friend 2

Razan Al Ghazaly – Friend 3

Artistic Supervison by Jan Willems, Rafat Al Aydi, & Mohammed Al Hessi

Administrative & Technical Support by Amal Abu Dawoud, Maryam Enaia, Rania Al Shawwa, Rawia Mustaha, Henriette Araman, Jackie Lubeck, Francis Tams, Riyad Al Akhrass, Ahmed Qdada, Ashraf Sirhan, & Muhsen Abu Kheer