Gift of my father
Iraq, UK, Netherlands, USA / 2015 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / 6 min
A seemingly normal car journey crosses from present reality into a recurring nightmare as Hamoudi, a young victim of war, relives his traumatic experiences of the Baghdad Blackwater shootings.
Salam Salman was born in Baghdad in 1977. He studied cinema at the College of Fine Arts, Baghdad University from 2002-2006. He started his film career in 2009 as first camera assistant.
Director: Salam Salman
Script: Salam Salman
Cast: Mohamed Jassim
DOP: Ali Jabara
Producer: Mohamed Al-Daradji