<strong>Blessed Benefit</strong><br><a href="javascript:void(0)" onclick="Shadowbox.open({content: '/profs_en/persons/mahmoud-al-massad?film=blessed-benefit', player: 'iframe', width: 600, height: 300, title: 'Mahmoud Al Massad' });" text="Mahmoud Al Massad">Mahmoud Al Massad</a>, 2016<br><b>NFF 2017</b><br>Feature film<br> <strong>Blessed Benefit</strong><br><a href="javascript:void(0)" onclick="Shadowbox.open({content: '/profs_en/persons/mahmoud-al-massad?film=blessed-benefit', player: 'iframe', width: 600, height: 300, title: 'Mahmoud Al Massad' });" text="Mahmoud Al Massad">Mahmoud Al Massad</a>, 2016<br><b>NFF 2017</b><br>Feature film<br>

Blessed Benefit

 
Zarqa, Jordan. After a dramatic construction job, the gentle contractor Ahmad is taken straight to prison - sentenced for fraud. He is in his forties and deeply worried about the wife and child he has to leave behind. In prison, he meets a professional fraudster who crushes Ahmad’s last hope to prove his innocence. Drama in which the unfortunate protagonist, despite all his problems, gradually realises life in confinement may not be so bad after all.
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Blessed Benefit
€10,- Nederlands ondertiteld. Q&A met producent Julius Ponten.
Hoogt 1 Fri 22 Sep 20.30 + agenda  
TrailerShow trailer
Production year2016
Length83 minutes
Production countryGermany, Jordan
DirectorMahmoud Al Massad
ProducerThanassis Karathanos
Co-ProducerMahmoud Al Massad
Co-ProducerJulius Ponten
Co-ProducerDima Hamdallah
Executive producerMatthaios Voulgaris
ScenarioMahmoud Al Massad
CameraGeorges Mihelis
EditorMahmoud Al Massad
EditorWouter van Luijn
EditorSimon el Habre
EditorPeter Markovic
KostuumontwerpZeina Soufan
Set GeluidJohannes Doberenz
Sound DesignMartin Frühmorgen
MuziekAndre Matthias
Production companyTwenty Twenty Vision
TV companyVPRO
Distributor NLParadiso Entertainment Nederland
Cast
Ahmad Thaher, Maher Khammash, Odai Hijazi, Nadim Remawi, Mahmoud Al Massad, Fayez Salman el Huwaiti, Omar el Natshe, Soliman el Hajaya, Nadim Mushahwar