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A Stroll Down Sunflower Lane (2016)


An old grandfather, a little granddaughter, an old house and some glimpses of memory. She was growing up building her memory. He was growing old losing his.



The film is a reenactment of the filmmaker's own memories with her late grandfather, using actors, Super 8, VHS cameras and TK tape recordings recorded by members of her family during her childhood.


Ahmed Khalil and Jana Abdel Aziz.


Main Crew:

Director/Editor/Producer: Mayye Zayed

DOP: Mohamad El-Hadidi

Sound Designer: Samir Nabil

Art Director: Ahmed Abul Nasr

Production: Rufy's Films and Analogue Zone #3 Workshop.


Previous Screenings:

  • Berlinale (Forum Expanded), Germany 2016

  • Rencontres de l’Image Film Festival, Egypt 2016

  • FEST New Directors/New Films Festival, Portugal 2016

  • Moscow International Experimental Film Festival, Russia 2016

  • Paris Festival for Different and Experimental Cinema, France 2016

  • Kasseler Dokfest, Germany 2016

  • AFI Fest, USA 2016

  • Cairo Video Festival, Egypt 2017

  • Beirut Cinema Days, Lebanon 2017

  • Fajr International Film Festival, Iran 2017


  • Nasser Bin Hamad International Youth Creativity Award 2016 in Bahrain

  • Hama Film Production Award in Rencontres de l'image Film Festival 2016 in Cairo

A Stroll Down Sunflower Lane (2016)
A Stroll Down Sunflower Lane (2016)
A Stroll Down Sunflower Lane (2016)
A Stroll Down Sunflower Lane (2016)

Genre: Fiction/Experimental

Duration: 14 mins

Language: Arabic

Subtitles: English

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