SYNOPSIS

Amal and Mustafa are an ethnic Turkmen couple that have shared a long life together in northern Iraq. When Amal decides to finally renovate their home after a decade of war, Mustafa retreats to the garden, where he encounters the curious gaze of his grandniece and her camera. An intimate story of tenderness amidst ever-shifting conditions.  (32 min, HD, Turkmen/Arabic with English subtitles. 2012)

Made with generous support from:

Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC)
Independent Television Service (ITVS) Diversity Development Fund
Pacific Pioneer Fund
Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC)
San Francisco Film Society - FilmHouse Residency