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Cross Fate

Director: Nestor Sanz
Comic film in which the protagonist Ahmed wrestles with his bad marriage. His wife is tired of her miserable and frustrating life with Ahmed and he also suspects her of adultery with a taxi-driver. During a bus journey - after the umpteenth quarrel with his wife - Ahmed's thoughts roam and real events, disrupted memories and fantasy are molten into an absurd life. He is sent by terrorists to Western Europe and has to wait there for a mission. He becomes embroiled in hilarious situations and is confronted with the hated taxi-driver. Cross Fate was shot on location in Rotterdam, Istanbul and Amsterdam.


Executive producer
Production Design
Production company
Argus Film Produktie bv
Distributor NL
The Upstream Pictures BV
Title: Cross Fate
Year: 1999
Duration : 1 hour, 25 minutes
Category: Feature film
Edition: NFF 1999

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