SINJAR

By Anna M. BOFARULL

KABOGA ART & FILMS - as PROD

Drama - Production 2020

Carlota is a Westerner woman looking for her son, who recently joined the Yihad. Hadia is a Yazidi slave imprisoned in Syria with three of her children. Arjin is a young woman who escapes from captivity and will join the Kurdish militia. How far will they go to bring back their loved ones?

    • Year of production
    • 2020
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • SPAIN
    • Languages
    • KURDISH, SPANISH, CATALAN, ARABIC
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Anna M. BOFARULL
    • Synopsis
    • Sinjar, Iraq, 2014. Families hurriedly put their baggages in cars, some vehicles are already leaving. Soldiers from Islamic State suddenly arrive, firing their weapons. One of the soldiers, Marc, arrests young Arjin and her family -her mother, Hadia, desperate in order to save her children. That same night, in Barcelona, Carlota looks at the horizon.
      Some months later, Hadia is a servant in the house of an old man who abuses her, she is ready to continue enduring everything just in order to protect her younger children. At that time, Arjin manages to escape from her captivity. Hoping to find out about her family and going back home, Arjin will join the Kurdish militia. Some months before of that encounter in Sinjar, in Barcelona, young Marc fixes breakfast for Carlota, his mother. It’s the last time they will be together. Next day, she will discover that he has left the country to join the ranks of Daesh.
      How far will Arjin, Hadia and Carlota go to bring back the ones they love?
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Feb 19, 2020
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