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21st Arab Film Festival

Five Boys and a Wheel

Five Boys and a Wheel

Directed by Said Zagha

Jordan / 2016 / 19 mins / Arabic / Color

Plays In:
Playful Ponderings

Empress Theatre
October 19, 2017 7:00 pm

Plays In:
Playful Ponderings

Shattuck Cinemas
October 22, 2017 2:30 pm

Plays In:
Playful Ponderings

Harmony Gold
October 28, 2017 4:00 pm

Description

School teacher Sameh tries to settle a petty dispute between his son and a group of boys alongside their less-than-yielding parents.


Director's Bio

Born in Jerusalem in 1988, Said Zagha studied film and English at Ohio’s Kenyon College. He is developing his first feature, a thriller titled THE GIRL.


Credits

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Plays in

  1. Playful Ponderings

    79 mins
    From dating drama in Bahrain and an abandoned Qatari cinemaplex, to wacky Lebanese nuns and land mine explosions, this eclectic mix of 6 whimsical, albeit socially-concerned short format narrative works will take viewers on a journey of humor, self-discovery, and provocation.

    In This Program: Ahmad, The Candle, Five Boys and a Wheel, I Have Been Watching You All Along, Rattled, Under the Robes


Dates & Times

Plays In:
Playful Ponderings

Empress Theatre
October 19, 2017 7:00 pm

Plays In:
Playful Ponderings

Shattuck Cinemas
October 22, 2017 2:30 pm

Plays In:
Playful Ponderings

Harmony Gold
October 28, 2017 4:00 pm