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Midnight Traveller - Rent

This film is available to rent for 48 hours.

In 2015, after Hassan Fazili’s documentary Peace aired on Afghan national television, the Taliban assassinated the film’s main subject and put a price on Hassan’s head. Hassan looked at his wife and his daughters, and he knew they had to flee their home. Over the course of their multi-year saga in search of safety, the family grasped onto the only means they had to assert control over their situation: their camera-phones.

Midnight Traveller is a gripping vérité story made by a family on the run. Their unique access and artistic vision provide an intimate portrait of a loving family and the myriad fellow travellers they meet on their odyssey.

★★★★ "A startling and heart-warming depiction of life on the refugee road." - Greer McNally, Time Out

★★★★ "A powerful, personal piece of work." - Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

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