Film Representation

Young Sons of the Desert

18:00 — 19:30
Manege Central Exhibition Hall 1 St. Isaac's sq., St. Petersburg

In times past, when the people of Qatar relied on the strength of their traditions and skills to survive the extreme environment of their desert home, children learned life’s essential lessons by following examples set by their elders. Young Sons of the Desert tells the heartfelt story of a desert sheik passing down the hard-won wisdom of Qatar’s forefathers to five young boys from the city. Together they embark on a journey across some of the world's toughest desert terrain that binds Qatar’s old generation to its young and ensures that the nations proud traditions are delivered to the guardians of the nation’s future.

Production: Qatar National Day Celebrations Organizing Committee. Film screening with Russian and English subtitles.