549 km sleep only in Iraq

549 km is the distance between the Capital Baghdad central Iraq and Basra city down south of the country and it's the distance that Iraqis spend in thier training between a little kid dreams who lives inside each one of them. Dreams that impossible to reach and doesn't meet the fact. After they sleep unconsciously hyper talk about that fact that full of problems, Worries، Discomforts in life that has loud screaming, Flaming with fire arms, and the quiet in the hearts of the poor people outside the car that drop them between the two destinations .

  • Ameer Albassri
  • Ameer Albassri
  • Ameer Albassri
  • Ameer Albassri - Muntadher Hussein
    Key Cast
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    ٥٤٩ كم نوم في العراق فقط
  • Project Type:
    Experimental, Short
  • Genres:
    human rights, children
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 39 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 1, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
  • Country of Filming:
  • Language:
    Arabic, English
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Tarkib Baghdad Contemporary Arts Festival 2016 in Iraq
  • Kinosmena short Film Festival 2017 in Belarus
  • Digital Travel Sketchbook Prize 2017 in France

    Prix de Digital Travel Sketchbook
  • Shepparton Shorts Short Film Festival 2018 in Australia
  • Market of Sapporo International Festival of short film 2017 in Japan
  • San Mauro Film Festival 2018 in Italia
  • Geo Film Festival and Expocinema 2018 in Italia
  • Video formes International Festival 2018 in France
  • Festival International d'Art Vidéo de Casablanca 2018 in Morocco
  • Festimaj un cinéma pour s'ouvrir au monde 2018 in France
  • The 31th Festival Les Instants Vidéo 2018 in France
Director - Ameer Albassri