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Film based on Christchurch mosque shooting in the works

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Hello, Brother – named after a victim’s last words – was announced at Cannes film festival by Egyptian director Moez MasoudA film about the Christchurch mosque shootings, in which 51 people died, is to be directed by Egyptian film-maker and academic Moez Masoud.According to Variety the film’s title will be Hello, Brother, the words spoken by 71-year-old victim Hati Mohammed Daoud Nabi, who opened the door to the gunman of Al Noor mosque, where 42 people died. The central characters are “a family facing death and destruction in Afghanistan who escape with their lives”. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/may/15/film-based-on-christchurch-mosque-shooting-hello-brother

Author : Andrew Pulver

Publish date : 2019-05-15 12:09:46

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