ZOZO 

By Josef Fares 

FACTS

Title: ZOZO 
Original title: ZOZO 
Director: Josef Fares 
Cast: Imad Creidi, Antoinette Turk, Carmen Lebbos
Genre: Drama
Duration: 103 min
Language: SWEDISH
Country of origin: Sweden
Scriptwriter: Josef Fares 
Cinematographer: Aril Wretblad 
Editor: Michal Leszczylowski SFK, Kristin Grundström
Production Company: Memfis Film AB
Producers: Anna Anthony 
Production year: 2005
Executive producers: Lars Jönsson
Local release: 02-09-2005
Film status: Internationally Premiered

Zozo grows up in Beirut. In spite of the civil war, he leads a normal life with family, friends and school. But one day the inevitable tragedy strikes and Zozo is torn away from his family and is forced to make his own way through life His only hope is to get himself to Sweden, for him an unknown country Josef Fares follows the successful comedies Jalla! Jalla! and Kops with Zozo, a significantly more dramatic and emotionally charged story, directed with Fares' trademark sense of humor and visual flare

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Festival overview

Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival
Awards: Best Feature Film
2005-10-11

Giffoni Film Festival, Italy
Awards: ARCA CINEMAGIOVANI AWARD - AMNESTY int. AWARD + Muncipality
2006-07-15

American Film Institute Film Festival
2005-11-03

Bahamas
2005-12-08

Cairo International Film Festival
2005-11-29

Göteborg Int. Filmfestival
2006-01-27

Hamburg Filmfest GmbH
2005-09-22

London Film Festival
2005-10-19

Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage
2005-11-03

Palm Springs Int. FF

2006-01-05

Pusan Film Festival
2005-10-06

Scand House NY
2006-01-18

Thessaloniki International Film Festival
2005-11-18

Toronto Film Festival
2005-09-08