5 Years After The War

  • 10 10
  • 2017
  • 16min
5 Years After The War
  • French
  • English

This short film illustrates the life of Tim, a young French son of an absent Iraqi father and a Jewish mother, who is in a constant search for his place in the world.


AWARDS: Grand prix. Lille International Festival/ Prix Unifrance. Off-Courts/ Prix de la vague/ FICFA Festival International du Cinéma Français en Acadie/ Prix du jury Filmets. Courtivore

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS: FID Marseille International Film Festival/ Festival du Film Indépendant de Bordeaux/ Cinémed/ Kurzfilmtage Winterthur/ Suisse Asiana International Short Film Festival/ Corée du Sud Cinanima/ IDFA International Documentary FilmFestival Amsterdam- Netherlands/ Anima/ Festival du film d’Aubagne/ Clap 89/ Festival Européen du Court Métrage

5 Years After The War. A young man and the identities of three worlds

How does one grow up between an absent Iraqi father and a pervasive Jewish mother? 

Tossed around by the great upheavals of the modern times, Tim tries as hard as he can to find his place in the world.

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