Expired October 1, 2022 2:45 AM
Already unlocked? for access
This virtual screening is eligible for audience awards! Unlock it to cast your vote.
Protected ContentThis content can only be viewed in authorized regions: Canada, United States of America.

Be transported around the globe through diverse and eclectic selections of poignant works. The films spotlight such subjects as embracing identity, indomitable spirits, lyrical tales, and unlikely friends.


Language: Arabic

Guided by his grandmother’s haunting Sumerian lament, 9-year-old orphaned mute Ali takes his favourite sheep for sacrifice. Over a 400km journey they bear witness to the beauty and unravel the ills of Iraq. Can both boy and sheep survive the hardship and accept their fate? A lyrical tale about the loss of childhood against the harsh realities of adult life.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    26 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
  • Director
    Maythem Ridha