Before Snowfall

96 minutes 2013 7.1

16-year-old Siyar lives in a small village in Kurdistan, and after his father's death, he is now the family's elder and head. When his 18-year-old sister Nermin escapes from her own wedding, Siyar is given the responsibility of finding her and restoring the family's good name and reputation. He goes in search of his sister on a dangerous journey of discovery through Europe and to Norway, and on the way he meets the young girl Evin who arouses new feelings in him.

Before Snowfall is a captivating drama that takes the pulse of the new Europe and  shows that humanity and love are universal values.

The film is not playable outside of Norway
Original title: Før snøen faller
Category: Feature Film
Genre: Drama
Actors: Billey Demirtas, Eva Medusa Gühne, Suzan Ilir, Nazmi Kirik, Jin Musa, Bahar Ozen
Director: Hisham Zaman
Producer: Stein B. Kvae
Script: Kjell Ola Dahl
Country: Norway
Language: Kurdish