52nd edition

The Sea Ahead

البحر أمامكم

Fortnight 2021, Feature film, 1h56
World premiere, Film in competition for the Caméra d'Or Award

Synopsis

After a long time gone, Jana, a young woman, suddenly returns to Beirut. She finds herself reconnecting with the familiar yet strange life she once left.

Casting

  • Fadi Abi Samra (Walid)
  • Manal Issa (Jana)
  • Rabih El Zaher (Wissam)
  • Roger Azar (Adam)
  • Yara Abou Haidar (Mona)

Team

Screenplay
Ely Dagher

Photography
Shadi Chaaban

Sound
Rawad Hobeika, Rana Eid, Philippe Charbonnel

Production design
Sabine Sabbagh

Editing
Léa Masson, Ely Dagher

Music
Joh Dagher

Production

Production
Andolfi
9-11 rue des Cascades
75020 Paris – France
+33 9 50 65 23 05
production@andolfi.fr
www.andolfi.fr

Coproduction
Beachside (États-Unis)
Abbout Productions (Liban)
Wrong Men (Belgique)
BeaverAndBeaver (Liban)

Foreign sales
The Party Film Sales
9 rue Ambroise Thomas
75009 Paris – France
+33 1 40 22 92 15
sales@thepartysales.com
www.thepartysales.com

Distribution
JHR Films
9 rue des Cascades
75020 Paris – France
+33 9 50 45 03 62
info@jhrfilms.com

Jour2Fête Distribution
9 rue Ambroise Thomas
75009 Paris – France
+33 1 40 22 92 15
contact@jour2fete.com
www.jour2fete.com

Publicist
France
Makna Presse
63 rue d’Antibes
Chloé Lorenzi
+33 6 08 16 60 26
Juliette Sergent
+ 33 6 71 74 98 30
festival@maknapr.com

International
Rendez-Vous PR
Viviana Andriani
+33 6 80 16 81 39
viviana@rv-press.com

Aurélie Dard
+33 6 77 04 52 20
aurelie@rv-press.com
www.rv-press.com

Screen shots

Cannes projection

07/13
11h30
Théâtre Croisette

17h30
Théâtre Croisette

07/14
9h00
Alexandre III

15h00
Studio 13