by director Mohammed Alghadhban,
shall land its world premiere at the World Short Competition of Duhok International Film Festival
is a 15-year-old girl who lives in the Iraqi countryside. Her mother passes away as a child, thus she moves to live with her father where she’s treated as a maid, not as his daughter. One day, when things get worse, she will make one bold decision.
Held in Duhok governorate, Kurdistan region in Iraq, Duhok International Film Festival
brings together a plethora of films from inside and outside the region.
Written and directed by Mohammed Alghadhban, Unspoken
stars Asaad Abdulmajeed
, Nayan Altalabani, Noor Alhuda,
and Om Ali,
and is produced by Rola Films
and Enki Film Academy. MAD Solutions
handles the film’s distribution.
is an independent filmmaker and founder of Rola Films & Creative Arts
2020. Born and raised in Iraq – Babylon, he studied Cinema at the University of Baghdad College of Fine Arts
. He worked as an Art Director for 3 Minutes 3 Days Film Festival in its second and third editions. He was also an administration manager of the Baghdad office at Master Lam Advertising Company
in 2017 - 2018, and general coordinator of the Baghdad University International Film and Television Festival
in 2019. Alghadhaban
was the art director for Dissolve
advertising and artistic production company and the administration manager of Turkwaz Travel and Tourism co