Zaman - The Man from the Reeds Trailer

Zaman - The Man from the Reeds Trailer (2003)

"The First Iraqi Film in Over 15 Years!" 01 November 2003 Drama 77 mins

Zaman is a sweet and sad story about love and devotion, hope and fear. Zaman (Sami Kaftan), and his wife, Najma (Shatha Salim), have built their happy life together in their house of reeds and, though childless, adopted a boy, Yacine (Hussein Imad), orphaned by the 1991 Gulf War. They have lived a quiet, contented existence until Najma falls ill. The local doctor tells them she needs surgery or some special medicine he does not have. And so Zaman sets off in his small boat and journeys up the Tigris to Baghdad in search of the precious cure. Thus begins the journey of salvation and discovery for "Zaman, the Man of the Reeds."

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Sami Kaftan

as Zaman

Shada Salim

as Najma

Saadiya Al-Zaydi

as Om Abbas

Nizar Al-Samarayi

as The Doctor

International Titles

Zaman - Der weite Weg nach Bagdad Trailer

Zaman, L'homme des Roseaux Trailer

Zaman, mannen fran vassen Trailer

Zaman, mannen från vassen Trailer

International Releases Dates

France 01 November 2003

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