|27.02. / Tuesday, 13:00 - 15:00 Theatre 5|
|28.02. / Wednesday, 16:00 - 18:00 Theatre 4|
|02.03. / Friday, 15:00 - 17:00 Theatre 1|
Filmed during the battle of Kobani, this film reveals the women at the heart of the fight against IS. With stoical perseverance and the aid of American airstrikes, these women are leading the fight for freedom.
Reber Dosky is a Kurdish-Dutch filmmaker, born in 1975 in Dohuk, Kurdistan. He studied film direction at the Netherlands Film Academy, completing his studies with award-winning documentary The Call (2013). Documentary Sniper of Kobani (2015) earned him many awards. Meryem is his latest short.
Rémi van der Heiden
Taco Drijfhout, Huibert Boon
Jos De Putter
Festivals & Awards:
Tampere Film Festival 2017; BFI London Film Festival 2017; Sarajevo Film Festival 2017; Vienna Shorts Film Festival 2017; Lago Film Fest 2017; São Paulo International Short Films Festival 2017; Quebec City Film Festival 2017; Riga International Film Festival 2017; Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival 2017; Festival International Signes de Nuit 2017; Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2017; Barcelona Independent Film Festival 2017; Concorto Film Festival 2017
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