Film: Asad


Asad Film depcits the life of children living in a fishing village in somalia and also the story of priacy in Somalia. Asad and his peers see around them  a harsh life and poverty which some young men turn to piracy to escape this and pirates who passing through their village seem to be loaded with money and usually get their way.

The Film was shot in South Africa with all Somali cast, and has been nominated for Oscar and the film has won numerous short film awards such as the following:

Best Narrative Short ( Tribeca Film Festival)

Audience Award     (Los Angeles Film Festival)


Best Short Film ( HollyShorts Film Festival)


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