The Black Land

Daby-Zainab FAIDHI 2015 Iraq Animation color 5min English HDCAM
date time venue guests rating
10/17 15:00 A One PG12
10/22 17:00 A Two PG12
The city of Baghdad has long been referred to as Ardh Al Sawad (the Black Land) by muslins, and the animated fairy tale is a metaphorical for rape there. The beautiful woman, the figure of Baghdad, who has lost not only her children to the wars and destruction, but her soul.

◎ Screening with Panic Attack!, Munitionsettes, Iris 2.0, Gaining Altitude, Couplets for an Everlasting Eve, Tucuman, In Other Words, Shuma, Icky, Love-In-Idleness, Chromosome Sweetheart


Daby-Zainab FAIDHI

Her architectural background provides acute observations and unique sense that she applies as a background artist. She has a real passion about the small details that characterize each place she visits. Daby is currently living and working as a Background and Props Artist at an Oscar nominated studio Cartoon Saloon.

Daby-Zainab FAIDHI
  • 2015 The Black Land

Director : Daby-Zainab FAIDHI
Writer : Daby-Zainab Faidhi
Producer : Daby-Zainab Faidhi
Music : Kevin Penkin

daby Zainab Faidhi