Trail of Hop by Mohamed Echkouna

On the deserted highway Nouakchott-to-Nouadhibou, a young self-centered taxi driver meets a woman whose story becomes a stimulating experience on morality and responsibility towards women’s rights.

Directed by Mohamed Echkouna

Produced by Umsizi Fund & Savannah College of Art and Design

BAFTA Student Awards – Shortlist
Cannes Film Festival – Short Film Corner Selection
Carthage Film Festival – Jury Prize
Nouakchott Short Film Festival – Grand Prix (first prize)
Woods Hole Film Festival – Official Selection
Festival du Film Court Francophone de Vaulx-en-Velin – Official Selection
Pan African Film Festival – Official Selection
Africa International Film Festival – Official Selection
Human Right Film Festival – Barcelona.New York.Paris – Official Selection
Festival Lumières d’Afrique – Official Selection