Heavy Metal Drummer
- 5 min 43 sec
The film tells the story of a 15 year's old Moroccan who is the only heavy metal fan in his town Essaouira. He spends his weekends playing traditional ballads in a wedding band with his two cousins but dreams of playing thrash metal and headlining Monsters of Rock.
Honorable Mention - Short filmmaking Award, Sundance Film Festival (2006)
AtomFilms Studio Award, Aspen Shortsfest (2006)
Special Jury Award for outstanding performance by a child, Aspen Shortsfest (2006)
Diploma of Merit - International Competition, Tampere International Short Film Festival (2006)
Nominated for the Best Short Film, BAFTA/LA Short Film Award (2006)