The Greatest Sacrifice

  • Eyad Aljarod
    Director
  • Eyad Aljarod
    Producer
  • Eyad Aljarod
    Writer
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 35 minutes 45 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 15, 2018
  • Country of Origin:
    Syrian Arab Republic
  • Country of Filming:
    Syrian Arab Republic
  • Language:
    Arabic
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital DCP
  • Aspect Ratio:
    1.85
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Amsterdam international film festival IDFA
    Amsterdam
    Netherlands
    November 15, 2018
    world premiere
    competition for first appearance
  • Festival du Cinéma Méditerranéen de Tétouan
    Tétouan
    Morocco
    The first Arabic premiere
    official competition
  • Filmfest München
    München
    Germany
    June 30, 2019
    German premiere
    International selection
  • Arabisches Film festival
    Tübingen
    Germany
    October 5, 2019
Director Biography - Eyad Aljarod


Syrian filmmaker and photographer. His work focuses on recording changes in society in the light of the revolution and complex conflict in Syria. He has produced a number of short films in addition to two feature-length documentaries:

- The Greatest Sacrifice | 96 min | © 2018 | The world premiered at Amsterdam International Film Festival 2018.
- Lovers‘ Notebooks - Saraqeb Walls | 55 min | © 2014 | The world premiered at Rotterdam International Film Festival 2015.


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