Cinema Documentary, Germany/ Egypt 2018, 86’


Directed by Marouan Omara and Johanna Domke The protagonists of Dream Away, who work in the tourist industry of Sharm El Sheikh, are faced with an existential dilemma. In the shadows of the gaudy hotel facades they are forced to live in the no man‘s land between two worlds.


Festivals & Awards:

- World premiere @Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

- DOK Leipzig

- BFI Film Festival London

Written & directed by Marouan Omara, Johanna Domke

DoP – Jakob Beurle

Muisc – Bilgehan Ozis

Editor – Gesa Jäger, Louly Seif

Producers – Roman Roitman, Arne Birkenstock


A  Monokel production

In co-production with Fruitmarket Arts & Media & Fig Leaf Studios

World sales by WIDE HOUSE