Palestine, Lebanon/2017
Rakan Mayasi


A Palestinian inmate serving time in an Israeli jail receives a visit from his wife — and she devises a bold and crafty operation to fulfill their secret desires.

Rakan Mayasi 

Rakan Mayasi

Director of Photography
Koussay Hamzeh

 Film Editing
Simon El Habr, Parine Jaddo

Rakan Mayasi

 Production Company

Saleh Bakri, Rana Alamuddin


Rakan Mayasi
Director's Biography
Rakan Mayasi

Rakan Mayasi is an independent filmmaker from Palestine, born in Germany, raised in Jordan and currently based in Lebanon. He studied Cinema, Theatre and Psychology in Lebanon and then received intense film training with Abbas Kiarostami in South Korea at the Asian Film Academy. He underwent different filmmaking experiences in Serbia, Germany, Morocco and Egypt in writing and directing. He has written and directed four independent short films so far and his previous film Roubama was an official selection in Locarno Film Festival. His new film Bonboné premiered in Toronto International Film Festival last year. Rakan is currently writing the script of his first feature film.