Facing Death with Wirecutter

LIGHT OF ASIA

Director: Sarwar Abdullah

Duration: 36 minutes

Production: 2017

Country: Iraq

Category: Documentary

SCREENING


SAT, 1 DES 2018 / EMPIRE XXI STUDIO A / 16:00

MON, 3 DES 2018 / CINEMAXX CINEMA B / 13:00

SYNOPSIS


The film is about a military engineering team of Kurdistan Peshmerga forces, working with some very simple equipment like wire cutter and wire blade to remove bombs and mines that planted on their way by ISIS group. They are facing lots of obstacles and sacrificing many of their members, three members of the team were killed with planted bombs while filming some scenes of the film.

Film ini merupakan film tentang tim teknisi militer dari pasukan Kurdistan Peshmerga yang bekerja dengan beberapa peralatan sederhana seperti pemotong kabel dan pisau kabel untuk menjinakkan bom dan ranjau yang ditanamkan di sepanjang perjalanan mereka oleh grup ISIS. Mereka menghadapi berbagai masalah dan mengorbankan banyak anggota mereka. Tiga anggota dari tim terbunuh akibat bom yang tertanam selama proses pengambilan gambar untuk film ini.

TRAILER


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DIRECTOR


Sarwar Abdullah

Sarwar Abdullah was born 1983 in Duhok, Kurdistan, Iraq. He studied computer system at technical Institute. He works as a freelancing photographer, editor, graphic designer and director, He has two 3d animation short film with names (Pure and Hope) in 2012 and 2014. He produced many documentaries film for social media. He won nine awards for (Facing death with wirecutter) documentary film.

Sarwar Abdullah lahir di Duhok, Kurdistan, Iraq pada tahun 1983. Ia mengambil jurusan Sistem Komputer di salah satu institut teknik. Ia bekerja sebagai fotografer lepas, juga sebagai editor, desainer grafis dan sutradara. Kedua animasi 3D pendeknya sangat terkenal, yaitu Pure (2012) dan Hope (2014). Ia memproduksi banyak dokumenter untuk media sosial. Ia memenangkan sembilan penghargaan untuk dokumenter Facing Death with Wirecutter.

Contact: 

Sarwar Abdullah

Sarwarabdullahali@gmail.com