Set against the backdrop of ISISâ€™ imposition of the â€œjizyaâ€ or tax on non-Muslims in its territories, a Christian family devises a plan to protect its only daughter. However, their â€œperfectâ€ solution might end up having more tragic consequences than intended.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Ali Kareem Obaid, born 1984, is an Iraqi filmmaker. In 2011 he graduated as Theater Director from the Academy of Fine Arts, Baghdad University. In 2016 he finished his Master "Choreography and performance" at the Institute for Applied Theatre Studies, GieÃŸen University (Germany). His first short film HASSAN IN WONDERLAND has been on 45 film festivals all around the world winning seven awards, lastly the "Van Gogh Award for the best family film" at Amsterdam Film Festival 2015.