Faisal Goes West (Sudan: 2011)


Bentley Brown

Cast list

Ramey Dawoud... Faisal
Yassir Dirar... Tahir
Azim Abusam... Adil
Troy Smit... Immigration Officer
Dan Probst... Farmer Frank
Tamador Gibreel... Hana
Helen Goodvin... Samia


Written by Bentley Brown


In this film the title character Faisal brings his family into financial turmoil after making a terrible mistake. Faisal must then give up his plans of attending a University in the United States to work on a chicken farm in Sudan.


Faisal Goes West, Revolve , April 20, 2012.

The Sudanese Optimist. "Sudanese Film: Faisal Goes West.The Sudanese Optimist (online blog).

"The Making of An Independent Film: 'Faisal Goes West'.CNN (news source).