Land Of The Heroes


Sahim Omar Kalifa / Belgium, Iraq / 2011 / 17´ / Code RED

1988, the conflict between Iraq and Iran is reaching it´s final stage. The ten-year-old Dileer and his sister Zienee want to watch cartoons on television, but that is easier said than done when bully Malo comes along ...

Awards:
- Berlinale, Germany: Best Short Film Generation
- Reggio International Short Film Festival, Italy: Zavattini Award
- Dubai International Film Festival: Muhr Arab Second Jury Price
- International Short Film Festival Hong-Kong: Jury award best short
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and many more