Three Brothers

16:30 minutes | 2014 FUNDED BY NETWORK
three brothers sit on a bed

Hamid struggles to care for his younger brothers when their father abandons them for Pakistan. A story inspired by true events.

Writer/Director: Aleem Khan
Producers: Matthieu de Braconier & Stephanie Paeplow
Genre: Drama
Scenes of violence against animals

Three Brothers

INTERVIEW WITH THE FILMMAKERS (5:40 MINUTES)

boy on bed being filmed

STILLS

a boy sits on a bed holding a torch under a chicken egg
Aleem’s vision for his short was clear from the start, the story he wanted to tell, and how he was going to enable it to happen, from street casting to filming chickens and foxes! All resulting in an incredibly moving story about three neglected brothers.  
 
Deborah Sathe, Head of Talent Development & Production, Film London
 

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