All Birds Whistle by Roy Khalil
Short Narrative / :14:00 / Film (16mm) / Arabic / Lebanon / 2009 / San Diego
An old couple lives a routine life until their neighbor puts his canary in their care.
All Birds Whistle is a 14 min short silent film that tells the story of an old couple that lives an annoying almost numbing routine until the day their neighbor puts his canary in their care. Little by little the woman starts communicating with the bird, which tickles the husband’s jealousy.
Leila Hakim, Kamal El Helou, Joseph Abou Khalil
- Writers: Roy Khalil, Sandra Khalil
- Producers: Roy Khalil, Sandra Khalil
- Assistant Producer: Rashad Taha
- Director of Photography: Toni Mekary
- Art Director: Marc Dibeh
- Editor: Roy Khalil
- Music: Elie Daher