Iraq and a Hard Place (Part II)

Iraq and a Hard Place (Part II)
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Iraq and a Hard Place (Part II)
103 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Palestinian Territories, Iran, Israel, Iraq, USA
Program: Iraq and A Hard Place (Part II)

The Middle East is front and center in the news these days, a seeming powder keg of feuding factions and ancient antagonisms with no relief on the horizon. These six striking films explore the day-to-day realities of life as it’s experienced on the front lines and slightly further afield.


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Caught in the Crossfire   

Caught in the Crossfire
Iraq, 2005, 20 min.
This collaboration between American and Iraqi filmmakers details the conditions experienced by civilians as they endured the violent clashes and consequences of Operation Phantom Fury in Falluja.... more



Dark Night (Layla Afel)   

Dark Night (Layla Afel)
Israel, 2006, 30 min.
Two Israeli soldiers take refuge in a Palestinian couple’s house after their jeep is blown up in hostile territory. As the night progresses, the situation becomes more desperate.... more



Duet   

Duet
Iran, 2006, 15 min.
Two Iranian brothers deal in different ways with life in post Gulf War Iran.... more



Make A Wish (Itmanah)   

Make A Wish (Itmanah)
Palestinian Territories, 12 min.
What begins as a simple trip to the bakery for a young Palestinian girl turns into a journey that subtly depicts the tensions of a politically charged environment and illustrates the grief of growing up under occupation.... more



Sadiq   

Sadiq
USA, 2006, 12 min.
Tensions escalate when two American soldiers tasked with escorting an Iraqi prisoner to a detainee camp become lost and are eventually forced to decide their prisoner’s fate.... more



Sandstorm   

Sandstorm
USA, 2006, 14 min.
A young soldier returns home after two years in Iraq, and attempts to pick up his life where he left off. However, he doesn’t receive the warm homecoming he expected and he starts to realize that things are not all as they seem....... more



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