Messi nets number 30

Sahim Omar Kalifa’s critically acclaimed short film Baghdad Messi continues to gather the awards, with a new win at the Beauvais Film Fest in France. Being voted the winner of the shorts competition by the audience in Beauvais, the film can look back on 30 international awards and four honourable mentions so far.

Baghdad MessiSince its world premiere at the Dubai International Film Festival in 2013 the number of prizes for Baghdad Messi has steadily risen, now reaching the cape of 30 international awards. It was the festival audience in Beauvais that voted Baghdad Messi the winner of the short film competition.

Published on Wednesday 23 April 2014

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