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Layth Abdulamir

    • Yemen: in the country of the queen of Sheba

      A documentary directed by .

      The ” magyal”, is in Yemen a daily gathering where friends chew the ” kât ” together, talking and listening to music or poetry. A musician is showing us his instrument, the ancient lute, which can only be found now in Yemen and in the Comoros ; the ” qanbus [...]

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    • Iraqi Christians: chronicle of an announced exodus New

      A documentary directed by .

      Nowadays, and more than ever, the Christian community in Iraq is at risk of disappearing. Formerly protected by Saddam Hussein, since the end of the dictatorial regime, they have been suffering persecutions lead by small groups of fundamentalist Muslims. This ethnic religious group, however present in Iraq since the [...]

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    • Iraq, the song of the missing men

      A documentary directed by .

      In looking beyond the particular histories and sensitivities of Iraq’s different communities, Iraqi filmmaker Layth Abdulamir examines the common roots of this often mistreated and misunderstood country. His camera captures the cultural, social and historical heritage of men and women who wove the fabric of a nation… Kurds, Arabs, Turkomen, [...]

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