Seattle International Film Festival 2003 : May 22nd - June 15th
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Marooned In Iraq (2002)
Iran
97 minutes

In the aftermath of the first Gulf War, after Saddam Hussein unleashes chemical weapons on the Kurds, a famous singer, Mirza, receives word that his former wife, Hanareh, also a singer, is in an Iraqi refugee camp. Accompanied by his reluctant sons, he heads out to the mountains to find his ex-wife. The latest feature film from Bahman Ghobadi, Kurdish director of the astounding film “A Time Of Drunken Horses.” Awards: Sao Paulo ‘02 (Best Film)

Director:
Bahman Ghobadi

Cast:
Fayegh Mohamadi
Shahab Hosseini
Alahmorad Rashtiani
Iran Ghobadi


5/27 7:00 pm
Pacific Place Cinemas