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A flood in Baath Country

A Short film by Omar Amiralay

Production year : 2003

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Production and distribution

Co-production :

Arte France


Amiralay, disillusioned, returns to the location of his rst lm on the achievements of the Baath Party when building the Euphrates dam. He settles his score with the party’s propaganda slogans that – recited by schoolchildren, teachers and of cials alike – have led to a paralysis of Syrian society. 

Full credits (3)

Executive Producer :

Elisabeth Gérard

Editor :

Chantal Piquet

Director of Photography :

Meyar Al-Roumi

Technical details

Short film

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Original French-language productions :


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Runtime :

46 min