Muhr Arab Documentary
Iraq, U.S.A. / 2012 / Arabic, Turkmen dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 32 minutes


Amal and Mustafa 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 melodic wilderness of the garden, where he encounters the curious gaze of his grand-niece and her camera. A lyrical and intimate documentary, AMAL's GARDEN is the unexpected portrait of an aging couple moving forward in a new Iraq, where, even in the stillness of night, life is blooming.


Documentary, Drama, Experimental, Music Documentary, Social, War

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Parental Guidance (PG)

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