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4.4
5 Ratings

Iraqi Odyssey

Directed by Samir
Iraq, Switzerland, 2014
Documentary

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.

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Iraqi Odyssey Directed by Samir

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2015 | 3rd place: Documentary Film (Panorama Audience Award)

Abu Dhabi Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Best Film (NETPAC Award)

Swiss Film Award

2015 | Nominee: Best Documentary