- 90 Minutes
- Iraq, Norway
- Language: Kurdish and Arabic
A captivating adventure, EL CLÁSICO sees Alan and his brother undertake a risky trip all the way from Iraqi Kurdistan to Spain, to meet Cristiano Ronaldo and win over Gona’s father, who is a true Real Madrid fan.
Director: Halkawt Mustafa
Production Company: Hene Film, Hocus Focus
Awards2015: Dubai International Film Festival
2016: TIFF - Tromsø International Film Festival/ Tribeca Film Festival
Halkawt Mustafa (b. 1985) was born in Sulaymani, Kurdistan in northern Iraq. He moved to Norway with his family in 2000 and is a Norwegian citizen. He got his education at NISS (Nordic Institute of Stage and Studio), and made his debut as a feature film director with Red Heart in 2011.
El clásico (2015) / Red Heart (2011)