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21st Arab Film Festival

Rattled

Rattled

Directed by Jaafar Almadhoon

Bahrain, UAE / 2016 / 10 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

Mohammed’s traditional search for a bride has resulted in over twelve rejections. As his opportunities seem to be disappearing, he finds hope in wearing his late father’s lucky ring to his next blind date.


Director's Bio

Jaafar Almadhoon is a Bahraini filmmaker based in Dubai. He graduated from the American University in Dubai majoring in digital production and storytelling. He works at CNN Arabic as a video producer. His feature documentary FIDAI (2012) was screened at the Toronto International Film Festival.


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