Iraqi Odyssey

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Iraqi Odyssey

Directed by Samir

  • Iraq, Switzerland, Germany, United Arab Emirates 2014; 162 min
  • Original version: Arabic, English, German
  • Genre: Documentary
    • NETPAC Award for Best Asian Film - Abu Dhabi FF
    • 3rd Place Panorama Audience Award for Documentary Film - Berlin IFF

  • Toronto IFF - TIFF Docs
    Swiss submission for the Academy Awards

Synopsis

Tracing the emigrations of his family over more than half a century, this riveting documentary epic from acclaimed expatriate Iraqi filmmaker Samir pays moving homage to the frustrated democratic dreams of a people successively plagued by the horrors of dictatorship, war and foreign occupation of Iraq.

Production

  • COIN FILM GMBH

     

  • DSCHOINT VENTSCHR FILMPRODUKTION AG

     

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