The Wait / The Wait

country, year

Portugal, 2013

genre

short

running time

8′

directed by

Nayeem Mahbub

language

Bengali

subtitles

English

synopsis

Months, years have gone by. Still no residency papers. A conversation over three cigarettes.

about the author

Nayeem Mahbub is a Bangladeshi filmmaker currently pursuing a pan-European masters in documentary filmmaking. He has previously worked with BBC Bangla and directed Bangladesh’s first comedy-action animation film.

Filmografy: The Wait (2013), Murgi Keno Mutant (2011), A Day in Dhaka (co-directed with Taimoor Sobhan, 2011), Beneth the Surface (2006), A Taste of Liberation (2005).