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The Journey

The Journey

A Feature film by Mohamed Jabarah Al Daradji

Release in France : 20/02/2019


    Baghdad, 2006.
    Sara enters Baghdad station with sinister intentions for its reopening ceremony.As she braces to commit an unthinkable act, her plans are drastically altered by an unwanted and awkward encounter with Salam, a self-assured and flirtatious salesman.
    With Salam now hostage to Sara’s confused and deluded plan, he battles desperately to appeal to her humanity and sway her decision. In a moment of consideration and with her convictions crumbling before her, Sara is given the opportunity to witness the life and innocence she was so willing to destroy.
    But is this a second chance or an admission of guilt ?

    Actors (2)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Co-production :

    Lionceau Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Picture Tree International

    Foreign production company :

    Human Film

    French distribution :

    Contre Courants

    Full credits (7)

    Screenwriters :

    Mohamed Jabarah Al Daradji, Isabelle Stead

    Co-producer :

    Hélène Cases

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Stéphane Ribola

    Music Composers :

    Mike Kourtzer, Fabien Kourtzer

    Foreign producer :

    Isabelle Stead

    Director of Photography :

    Duraid Al-Munajim

    Editors :

    Hervé de Luze, Mohamed Jabarah Al Daradji

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Production language :

    Arabic, English

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Iraq, Great Britain

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    Runtime :

    1 h 22 min

    Current status :

    Upcoming release

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