Each year, one country´s cinematic culture takes stage in Duhok. Festival Artistic Director Shamal Sabri states that this year South Korea will be focused on. For the first time, the Country Focus section has chosen an Asian country.
Duhok International Film Festival is honored to announce Mr. Farhad Amin Atrushi, to preside the festival.
Duhok IFF has announced the feature films competing in the Kurdish Cinema Section. Nine films are competing for eight different awards
YOUTH, starring Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Paul Dano and Rachel Weisz and Jane Fonda is the latest masterpiece by Italian director Paolo Sorrentino who received the Academy Award
“The Swallow, set in Duhok, Kurdistan, was made a few days before Isis took the city of Mosul. It’s a love story, but it’s also a political story.
Original Title: Bunker
Norway/ 2015/ 30 min
Director: Vibeke Heide
Producer: Vibeke Heide
Production Company: Sentimeter Film Heide
Cinematography: Tor Edvin Eliassen
Scriptwriter: Vibeke Heide
Editor: Karen Gravrås
Music Composer: Anne Lise Frøkedal
Language: Norwegian, English subtitles
Main Cast: Marie Blokhus, Ester Grenersen