Midnight Traveler

When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili’s head, he is forced to flee with his wife and two young daughters. Capturing their uncertain journey, Fazili shows firsthand the dangers facing refugees seeking asylum and the love shared between a family on the run.

Hassan Fazili Hassan Fazili
Director

Hassan Fazili has developed theater plays, documentaries, short films, and several popular television serials in Afghanistan. In 2011, he was selected by the British Council to attend... more»

Emelie Mahdavian Emelie Mahdavian
Producer, Writer

Emelie Mahdavian is a filmmaker and Fulbright scholar who focuses on Central Asian cinema. Her feature documentary AFTER THE CURTAIN, about the struggles of four women dancers in Tajikistan, premiered... more»

Su Kim Su Kim
Producer

Su Kim is a documentary producer in New York City. Her work has received numerous grants including from ITVS, Sundance Documentary Fund, NYSCA, California Humanities Council and Tribeca Film... more»

Additional Credits

Nels Bangerter (Consulting Editor)
Kristina Motwani (Co-Editor)
Fatima Hussaini (Co-Producer, Camera)
Gretchen Jude (Composer)


Photo Credit: Lutfallah Bakhtary

Genre: Documentary