Falling forward / Maher midt i dalen


Director: Øystein Frøyland
Documentary film / 59 MIN.

After fleeing the Syrian war, a 20 year old ambitious boy comes to Norway to fulfill his dream of becoming a pilot, bu anxiety and bad memories makes it all very difficult. To get through the obstacles he need help from the local community.

The film is produced with support from Western Norway Film Center and Møre & Romsdal County.

The film has been screened on CPH:DOX, Bergen International Film Festival, The Norwegian Documentary Film Festival and at Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK). You can see the film on NRK TV here.