Denmark 2019 – Director: Ala'A Mohsen – Original language: Arabic, Norwegian – Subtitles: English

A Syrian father is looking for a new life for himself and his young son in Norway. Dispassionately yet powerfully A NEW BEGINNING grapples with the burning question of what happens after migration?

We present the German premiere of the film at DOK.fest München 2020 @home.


Camera: Ala'A Mohsen. Sound: Reda El-Kheloufi. Editing: Anders Villadsen. Music: Stein Berge Svendsen. Production: Larm Film. Producer: Søren Steen Jespersen. Length: 80 min. International Sales: DR International Sales.



The Danish-Iraqi director Ala'A Mohsen graduated from the Film School in Copenhagen in 2015. His graduation film FREE MY HANDS celebrated its premiere at the film festival in Dubai. Since then he has been working for the production company "Larm Film".


FREE MY HANDS, DK 2015, 30 Min. 
CHILD OF IRAQ, DK 2011, 54 Min.



For DOK.fest Award of SOS-Kinderdörfer weltweit (endowed with 3,000 euros, sponsored by B.O.A. Videofilmkunst)


#Northern Europe #Nominees DOK.fest Award SOS-Kinderdörfer weltweit #A hero's journey #Overcoming borders

DOK.panorama 2020

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