12-18 November 2018

Sharaa Al-Mawt (Street of Death)

Karam Ghossein

Sharaa Al-Mawt (Karam Ghossein)


A lawless suburban slum pushed up against Beirut airport, where vendettas, crime, displays of masculinity and raucous street weddings punctuate daily life.


Karam Ghossein (Lebanon, 1988) holds a degree in Cinema and Television from Lebanese University. He cofounded the production company Friendly Fire Films UG in Berlin. This is his directorial debut.


  • Country Lebanon, Germany
  • Year 2017
  • Format Digital
  • Running time 22 min
  • Image Colour
  • Language Arabic
  • Subtitles Spanish, English
  • Production company Friendly Fire Films UG
  • Producer Emily Dische-Becker
  • Screenplay Karam Ghossein
  • Photography Karam Ghossein
  • Editor Vartan Avakian
  • Sound Mohammad Salameh
  • Actors Mounzer Baalbaki
  • Contact emily@friendlyfirefilms.co


Berlinale - Audi Short Film Award Athens International Film + Video Festival - Best Short Documentary Guanajuato International Film Festival


Tuesday 13, 21.00 h — Auditori CCCB Thursday 15, 17.30 h — Auditori CCCB
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