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2008

 

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2010

 

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2008

 

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2009

 

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2009

 

Iraq; War, Love, God & Madness
“An amazing and uplifting documentary, which shows precisely how dangerous shooting in Iraq can be.”         –  Mark Kermode, BBC

 

 

“This isn’t just a film about making a film, but a film about not letting go
of your dreams even when circumstances are at their worst.”     
–   Robin Ruinsky, Film School Rejects

 

"Such an amazing Film, scared all the way through..."​ ​      -  Michael Moore

 

Documentary | 2008 | 83 mins

 

 

 

 

Festival bookings and information, contact : andy@humanfilm.co.uk

Synopsis

Truth is stranger than fiction as we soon realize when we are voyeuristically lead on a personal journey into Iraq as film director Mohamed Al-Daradji and his crew attempt to shoot a film encircled by war and senseless violence.

 

 

Director - Mohamed Al-Daradji

Mohamed Al-Daradji

Mohamed Al-Daradji is a critically acclaimed and multi-award winning filmmaker. Born in Baghdad, he studied film in Hilversum (Netherlands) before travelling to the UK to complete two masters degrees.

 

His work has screened all over the world and has recieved a great deal of positive attention. Always striving for authenticity in his film projects, Mohamed is one of the only prominent filmmakers currentley working in Iraq today. 

Iraq; War, Love God & Madness (2008)
Iraq; War, Love God & Madness (2008)
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Iraq; War, Love God & Madness (2008)
Iraq; War, Love God & Madness (2008)