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Operation: Filmmaker

Directed by Nina Davenport
United States, 2007


A young and charismatic film student stands in the rubble of the city’s film school and explains to an American audience that his dream of becoming a filmmaker has been destroyed. Watching in the United States, Liev Schreiber decides to extend to the Iraqi the opportunity of a lifetime.

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Operation: Filmmaker Directed by Nina Davenport

Awards & Festivals

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2007 | Winner: KNF Award


2007 | Winner: Documentary Award

Chicago International Film Festival

2007 | Winner: Documentary (Special Jury Prize)

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