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by Mohamed Al-Daradji


A willful young boy follows his just-as-obstinate grandmother in a journey across Iraq, determined to discover the fate of her missing son, Ahmed's father, who never returned from war.

international title: Son Of Babylon
original title: Son Of Babylon
country: Iraq, United Kingdom, France, Netherlands, United Arab Emirates, Palestine, Egypt
sales agent: Roissy Films
year: 2009
genre: fiction
directed by: Mohamed Al-Daradji
film run: 90'
release date: GB 11/02/2011, NL 28/04/2011, BE 22/06/2011, ES 07/10/2012
screenplay: Mohamed Al-Daradji, Jennifer Norridge, Mithal Ghazi
cast: Shazada Hussein, Yasser Talib, Hussen Mohammed, Bashir Al-Majid
cinematography by: Mohamed Al-Daradji, Duraid Al-Munajim
film editing: Pascale Chavance, Mohamed Jabarah
music: Kad Achouri
producer: Mohamed Al-Daradji, Atea Al Daradji, Dimitri de Clercq, Isabelle Stead, Danny Evans, Rashid Masharawi, Bader Ben Hirsi
production: Human Film, Roissy Films, Iraq Al-Rafidain (IQ), Cineproduction Center (PS), Pyra Movies (AE), ARTSunnyland (EG)
distributor: Dog Woof Pictures, Moonlight Film Distribution, Kinepolis Film Distribution, A Contracorriente Films

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