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BATTALION TO MY BEAT

 

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BIG SUR INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
JUNE 22  

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Naively envisioning herself a Jeanne D'Arc of the desert, Mariam runs away from the Western Saharan refugee camps in Algeria hoping to liberate her homeland from occupation.

 

 

Starring MARIAM OMAR AHMED

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CREW

Writer, Director, Producer / Eimi Imanishi

Co-Producers / Julia Thompson, Ghalia Omar Ahmed

Cinematographer / Christian Cruz

Editor / Kim Spurlock

Sound Designer / Raul Garcia

Colorist / Phil Choe

Assistant Director / Ahmed Mohamed Lamin

Sound Recorder / Lihe Abdel Rahman

 

 

NEWS & Updates

JUNE 2017

MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL will be screening Battalion as part of their official competition programme! To Check out their site for scheduling and more info about the 9 other short films selected.  

MAY 2017

BIG SUR INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL screening Battalion on June 22nd! For more info visit their website.

HRAFF - HUMAN RIGHTS ARTS AND FILM FESTIVAL will be screening Battalion in Melbourne and Sydney! For info about the shorts programme DEFIANCE and for ticketing, visit here

APRIL 2017

MOOOV FILM FESTIVAL selects Battalion for their competitive shorts programme. Click here for the list of 11 shorts in the running and ticketing info. 

MARCH 2017

Battalion goes to Wisconsin! BELOIT FILM FESTIVAL screenings on March 1st and 4th --- click here for tickets and more info.

FEBURARY 11 2017

BATTALION TO MY BEAT takes home the CANAL+ AWARD for BEST INTERNATIONAL SHORT at the Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival!!! 

 

FEBURARY 2017

FÉSTIVAL DU COURT MÉTRAGE de CLÉRMONT-FERRAND selects BATTALION! Screenings will happen every day between Feb 3rd -Feb 11. For more scheduling info visit here!

JANUARY 2017

Battalion is set to stir things up in the Land Down Under - Academy Award qualified FLICKERFEST will screen Battalion on Saturday 7th at 16:30 in Sydney. Tickets here.  

The film will continue to travel throughout Australia with the FLICKERFEST NATIONAL TOUR!

DECEMBER 2016

HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL selects BTMB for BEST NARRATIVE SHORT AWARD!!! Screening will be on December 2nd @9PM alongside best narrative feature film DEMIMONDE, at the TLC Chinese Theatres. Click here to RSVP!

 

NOVEMBER 2016

STOCKHOLM FILM FESTIVAL has nominated Battalion To My Beat for best short film!!! Screening will be on November 13th at 11:30 at Klara Cinema. Click here for more tickets and info.  

MEDFILM FESTIVAL in Rome, Italy has selected BATTALION TO MY BEAT for its official competition programme and will be screened on November 9 @ 18:30 and November 11 @ 16:30 at the Cinema Savoy 4.

 

OCTOBER 2016

BATTALION TO MY BEAT wins BEST SHORT FILM at CAMBRIDGE AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL!!!

BATTALION TO MY BEAT wins BEST SHORT FILM at CAMBRIDGE AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL!!!

CAMBRIDGE AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL will be screening BATTALION on October 26th @ 18:30 at Arts Picturehouse in Cambridge UK. Click here for tickets and more info.

 

OCTOBER 2016

BATTALION TO MY BEAT will be screening at BFI LONDON FILM FESTIVAL on October 9th and 10th. Click here for screening times, tickets and more info about the programme!

SAVANNAH FILM FESTIVAL will screen BATTALION on October 27th at 5pm at the SCAD Museum of Art as part of their Global Shorts Program. Tickets go on sale on Oct 3rd at http://filmfest.scad.edu/

 

SEPTEMBER 2016

TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL selects BATTALION TO MY BEAT for their official Short Cuts competition programme! Check out their website for more info!

 

MAY 2016

Battalion To My Beat selected to screen at SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVALpart of the African Pictures Program Lineup. Screening on May 26th at 15:30 at SIFF Cinema Uptown. For more about the program please visit http://www.siff.net/festival-2016/battalion-to-my-beat

 

MARCH 2016

Battalion To My Beat officially selected to premiere at the 2016 ATLANTA FILM FESTIVAL (April 1-11), followed by a screening at DALLAS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL later that month!   http://atlantafilmfestival.com/atlff-news/2016/2/3/twelve-selected-shorts-announced-from-40th-anniversary-lineup

 

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