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The swallows of Kabul

A film by Zabou Breitman and Eléa Gobbé-Mévellec


Summer 1998 – Kabul under Taliban rule. Zunaira and Mohsen are young and in love. Despite the daily violence and misery, they hope for a better future. One day, a foolish gesture causes life to take an irrevocable turn.

Scenario: Zabou Breitman, Sébastien Tavel & Patricia Mortagne
Graphic universe: Eléa Gobbé-Mévellec
Technical: 2D

Lengh: 80’
Target: Adulte
Date: 2018
Awards:
Festival de Cannes 2019 – Un Certain Regard,
Festival International du Film d’Animation d’Annecy 2019 – official selection,
Valletta Film Festival 2019 – Winner of the public price

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