A Man Returned

Mahdi Fleifel, United Kingdom, 2016

30 min.DK/Documentary

Reda is 26 years old. His dreams of escaping the Palestinian refugee camp of Ain El-Helweh ended in failure after three years trapped in Greece.He returned with a heroin addiction to life in a camp being torn apart by internal strife and the encroachment of war from Syria. Against all odds he decides to marry his childhood sweetheart; a love story, bittersweet as the camp itself.
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Original title A Man Returned
Danish title A Man Returned
Other titles A Man Returned
Director Mahdi Fleifel
Producer Patrick Campbell, Mahdi Fleifel
Director of Photography Mahdi Fleifel
Editor Michael Aaglund
Sound Dario Swade
Appearances Reda Al-Saleh
Production country United Kingdom, Netherlands, Denmark
Production companies Nakba Filmworks


Production companies Nakba Filmworks
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut


Direction Mahdi Fleifel


Producer Patrick Campbell
Producer Mahdi Fleifel


Cinematography Mahdi Fleifel


Editing Michael Aaglund


Sound Dario Swade


Appearance Reda Al-Saleh

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