Since we have launched the documentary film workshop DoKu in Iraq, Baghdad was on our agenda.
February 5th, an audience of Baghdadi filmmakers, TV executives, has discovered DoKu project at French Cultural Center.
Fulvia Alberti, filmmaker, Haider Kamel who directed « The water of the Maadans » during DoKu3, and Jean-Michel Le Dain, French Cultural Counsellor, have presented 3 documentary films:
« Daba » by Mariwan Raof, the story of the city of cans in the suburb of Sulaimaniyah
« He or She » by Heshu Ahmad, the Coming out of a young woman who decided to be a man, to be able to integrate the society
« The water of the Maadans » by Haider Kamel on the rebirth of south Iraq marches.
A documentary workshop will be organised in Baghdad in the next months.