Film Screening – 'Kilometre Zero'
The Center for Middle Eastern Studies will be hosting a film screening of "Kilometre Zero."
From IMDb by Claudio Carvalho:
"In the late '80s, in the small village of Amedi, the Kurd electrician Ako is forced to leave his family and join the Iraqi army to fight in Basra against Iran. When he is assigned to escort the coffin of a deceased soldier to his family, he crosses the country with an Arab driver and plots a scheme to desert the army and bring his wife and son to Paris."
About the film:
- Director: Hiner Saleem
- Language: Kurdish, Arabic, French, with English subtitles
- Length: 21 minutes