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Baghdad Photographer

Director: Mejd Hameed
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The film discusses the effects of war on a generation born during a war and grew up witnessing more wars.
It won six awards, including the Jury Award at the MENA Short Film Festival in the Netherlands.
2017/ Iraq3 min/ Drama, War
Original Title
Mosawer Baghdad
SYNOPSIS
Wars steal away our dreams and loved ones. Documented by a photographer in Baghdad, the film tells the story of a family in a time of war.
CAST
Alla Najim
Ayad Altaye
Labwa Salih
Mohanad Sattar
CREW
Screenwriter: Mejd Hameed
DOP: Bayan Nabeel
Editor: Mejd Hameed
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Production Company(ies)
Magic Art for Independent Film
Producer(s)
Mejd Hameed
film festivals
3 Minutes 3 Days Film Festival, Iraq
El Gouna Film Festival, Egypt
Taharqa International Festival, Sudan
MENA Short Film Festival, Netherlands
Damascus International Film Festival, Syria
Festival International du Film Amateur de Kélibia (FIFAK), Tunisia
film awards
First Prize at the 3 Minutes 3 Days Film Festival, Iraq
Film Factory Award for Best Short Film at the El Gouna Film Festival, Egypt
Jury Award at the Taharqa International Festival, Sudan
Jury Award at the MENA Short Film Festival, Netherlands
Golden Award at the Damascus International Film Festival, Syria
Silver Award at the Festival International du Film Amateur de Kélibia (FIFAK), Tunisia
Quotes
“Dr. Wendy Chase lauded the film’s high production value, beautiful cinematography and lighting, and color palette.” Tom Hall - ART SWFL.COM