Land of the Heroes

Original Title: Land of the Heroes

17' | 2011 (Completed)


Creation details

  • Type
  • Category
  • Production share
    Majority Flemish Production
  • Genre
  • Year of production
  • Production status
  • Original title
    Land of the Heroes
  • Original language
    Kurdic, Arabic

Technical specs

  • Running time
  • Aspect ratio
  • Sound format
    stereo (2.0)
  • Colour

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Festivals & awards


- Worldwide Short Film Festival Toronto - Gulf Film Festival Dubai - Festroia International Film Festival Sétubal - Hamburg International Short Film Festival - Curtocircuito International Short Film Festival Santiago De Compostela - International Short Film Festival Leuven - Cinepublic Short Film Festival Gent - Brussels Short Film Festival Courtmétrage - InDPanda International Short Film Festival Hong Kong - IFI Film Festival Dublin - Kavalan International Short Film Festival Taiwan - Manchester Kurdish Film Festival - Leiden International Short Film Festival - Prend ça Court Montréal 'Best of' Selection - I've Seen Films International Film Festival Milan - Dokufest International Documentary and Short Film Festival Prizren - Film Festival Della Lessinia Bosco Chiesanuova - Film Festival Oostende - Festival Int. de Cinema Les Percéides, Perce - Off Courts Int. Film Festival Trouville - Kurdish Film Festival Frankfurt am Main - Nederlands Film Festival Utrecht - Bagdad International Film Festival - Images en Vues Short Film Festival Magdalen Islands - Festival Le Printemps du Cinéma Arabe, Paris - Cinemagic International Film Festival Belfast - Calamartes Film Festival Antwerpen - Arab Shorts Cairo Film Festival - London Kurdish Film Festival - Seoul International Youth Film Festival - International Film Festival Gent - International Film Festival Regiofun Katowice Poland - International Film Festival Ankara - Kurdish Film Festival Berlin - Latin Arab International Film Festival Buenos Aires. - Rio De Janeiro International Short Film Festival Curta Cinema - Moscow Short Film Festival - Travelling Film Festival Rennes - IFVA Asian New Force Awards Hong Kong - Latin Arab International Film Festival Buenos Aires - Istanbul International Film Festival - Festival du Court Métrage Maghribo-Asiatique Tissa, Morocco - Zoom Zblizenia Film Festival Jelenia Gora - International Film Festival Izmir - Go Short International Short Film Festival Nijmegen - Tampere Film Festival and many more. Over 100 selections worldwide at the moment.


- Jury Award Best Short Film Generation International Film Festival Berlin - Jury Award Best Film Busan International Short Film Festival South-Korea - Award Best Cinematography Busan International Short Film Festival South-Korea - Award Best Film San Gio Short Film Festival Verona - Special jury award Human image films competition Baghdad International Film Festival - 16ORO - Winner of Golden Short Sedicicorto Film Festival Italy - Zavattini Award at the Reggio Film Festival in Emilia, Italy - Third prize in the Yilmaz Guney Short Film Competition at the 7th edition of the London Kurdish Film Festival - Muhr Arab Short Second Prize at the 8th edition of the Dubai International Film Festival - Honourable mention at the 29th edition of the young audience festival Ale Kino - Poland - Golden movie award at the 17th Honk Kong independent short film festival - Rio Tinto Alcan award at the International Short Film Festival Saguenay -Canada - Jury Award- Best Short Fillm - Kingbonn international film festival - China - Jury Award - Best International Short Film - Film Leben Festival in Ilmenau - Germany - Best Short film award - Amed International Film Festival - turkey - Best Direction award - LAW International Short Film Festival - Erbil - Best Editing award - LAW International Short Film Festival - Erbil - Silver award Best Short Film - Duhok International Film Festival - Duhok - Silver public award - Hangzhou International film festival - China - Silver jury award - Hangzhou International film festival - China


Supported by

Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), Directorate of Cinema Arbil, University College of Art and Design Sint-Lukas Brussels

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