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NARRATIVE SHORT | 16 MIN | 2011

THE PHILOSOPHER

Baggio was a successful footballer, martial artist, and pianist living the high life with his fame and fortune. Unfortunately, all of the perfections do not help satisfy that urging need to "do something" with his life. So Baggio pursues a new title… philosopher!

Film Information
Year: 2010
Length: 16 minutes
Language: English, French
Country: France
Premiere: New York
Cast & Credits
Primary Cast: Jean Reno, Cyrille Thouvenin
Director: Abdulla Alkaabi
Screenwriter: Abdulla Alkaabi
Producer: Cyril Deleye
Editor: Isabelle Manquillet
Director of Photography: Gil Pannetier
Composer: Mathias Duplessy
Script: Sylvette Baudrot
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About the Director(s)
ABDULLA ALKAABI was born in the Emirate of Fujairah, UAE. At age 16 Abdulla moved to Dubai to study at the American University of Sharjah. He was presenter of Green Light Charity, a reality show about four Arab youths running a charity organization, and lifestyle show Male Box. He moved to Paris in 2009 to pursue a career in cinema.

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