Awlad

Awlad

film-roll Germany, Greece, Jordan, Spain / Color / 65' / 2019 13+

A quarter of the global population of school age live in war zones or disaster areas. Fewer than one in four under age refugees attends secondary school. Only one in twenty enrolls for university. Less than two per cent of global humanitarian aid is spent on education. “Awlad” is the story of four refugee children in four different countries and describes their daily struggle to obtain formal education.

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Ane Irazabal

Cosimo Caridi

A Spanish and an Italian journalist who work in crisis areas. They have been both following the refugees’ drama in Africa, the Middle East and Europe, focusing on women rights and children's education. "Awlad" is their first feature film documentary.

Director
Ane Irazabal
Cosimo Caridi
Screenplay
Cosimo Caridi
Ane Irazabal
Simone Mele
Cinematography
Rodrigo Hernández Tejero
Cosimo Caridi
Editing
Simone Mele
Music
Gianluca Nigro
Sound Design
Guru Sound
Film Cast
Cosimo Caridi
Ane Irazabal
Language
English, Basque, German, Arabic, Spanish, Farsi
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