THE DEVIL’S DRIVERS-Directed by Mohammed Abugeth and Daniel Carsenty ***World Premiere – 2021 Toronto International Film Festival***
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In collaboration with CHUNK Filmproduction
With the Support of Doha Film Institute and AFAC,
the Arab Foundation for Arts and Culture
THE DEVIL’S DRIVERS
Directed by Mohammed Abugeth and Daniel Carsenty
***World Premiere – 2021 Toronto International Film Festival***
About the film THE DEVIL’S DRIVERS
Chased by the army, a human trafficker crosses the border on a daily basis. An intimate yet harrowing portrait – shot over the course of eight years – about a man living on the edge in one of the most dangerous regions of our world.
About Director Daniel Carsenty
Daniel Carsenty’s first film ‘After Spring Comes Fall’ won the award for Best Feature at the Zsigmong Vilmos Festival in Sziget, Hungary. In the following years he worked for Arte and BBC as a TV journalist in the Middle East.In 2020 he moved to Los Angeles as a directing fellow at the American Film Institute.
About Director Mohammed Abugeth
Mohammed Abugeth worked as PA in Ramallah for Idioms Films, before working as a TV journalist for Arte and DW. ‘The Devil’s Drivers’ is his first feature film. He currently works and lives in Berlin.
***Director Mohammed Abugeth and Daniel Carsenty are available for interviews***
Year 2021 | Country Qatar, France, Lebanon, Germany | Runtime 90 mins
In Arabic, English, and Hebrew with English Subtitles
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