Midnight Traveler

MIDNIGHT TRAVELER follows a family of Afghan filmmakers on the run from the Taliban. Told from filmmaker Hassan Fazili’s first-person perspective, their story provides unprecedented access into the complex refugee crisis with the West.

Hassan Fazili Hassan Fazili
Director, Cinematographer

Hassan Fazili created theater, documentaries, short films, and several popular television serials in Afghanistan. In 2011, he was selected by the British Council to attend Sheffield/DocFest for... more»

Emelie Mahdavian Emelie Mahdavian
Producer, Editor

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
Consulting 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